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NZ launches gun 'buy-back' scheme for weapons banned after Christchurch mosque attacks

Published on: Wed, 19 Jun 2019 23:09:19 UTC
News Agency: Reuters
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New Zealand's government on Wednesday launched a multimillion-dollar, six-month "buy-back" scheme to compensate owners of powerful but newly banned semi-automatic weapons prohibited in the wake of deadly attacks on two mosques in the Southern city of Christchurch.

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