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New Zealand launches gun buyback policy after Christchurch mosque attacks, say police; failure to submit arms punishable

Firstpost Thursday, 20 June 2019
New Zealand opened a gun buyback scheme on Thursday, aimed at ridding the country of semi-automatic weapons similar to those used in the Christchurch mosque attacks.
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News video: New Zealand Launches Plan To Buy Back Now-Illegal Firearms

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The government announced the details of the buyback for weapons that were banned after deadly attacks on two mosques earlier this year.

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