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Venezuela Bans Private Gun Ownership, China Condemns Gun Rights

tynar Wrote: Jun 04, 2012 12:30 PM
That would work in a 3rd world country who wants to do it on their own without US-EU-UN intervention. But if we're up against our own US-Govt, EU-UN troops and they mean business, they will have a way to take us out with their high tech equipment, methods, military personel. Your guns will protect you against civillian criminals, but not enough to hold back a modern-era NWO-EU-US-Russia-China style takeover !
Joesolis Wrote: Jun 05, 2012 12:00 PM
Of course, you're assuming that any red-blooded American Soldier/Sailor/Airman/Marine would EVER obey such an order. You also forget that the military would be out-numbered 100 to 1 by people who know just as much about firearms and how to use them as they do and who have protecting their homes and families as motivation.
TS8 Wrote: Jun 04, 2012 2:56 PM
I don't believe US troops would Fire on Us citizens. Don't believe US commanders would order it. More likely that US soldiers would fight UN troops.
Don6266 Wrote: Jun 04, 2012 2:26 PM
We would be able to get what we need to stop our gov'/military from stopping us.
magnetar Wrote: Jun 04, 2012 12:52 PM
BS, take a look at Afghanistan, they are still using WWi English Enfields and can not be conquered. Armed populace is a free populace.

On Friday, the Venezuelan government banned all private gun ownership. Gun shops will no longer be allowed to sell firearms or ammunition to private citizens. Police and members of the military will be exempted from the ban. Officials told the Associated Press that the measure is meant to stem violent crime: