Thousands of guns destroyed



October 24, 2016
Thousands of guns destroyed

REMOVED: Firearms

Gun Free South Africa praises cops after over 20 000 firearms are permanently removed from the streets.

Cops destroyed about 23 000 guns — a move Gun Free South Africa (GFSA) welcomed.

GFSA director Adele Kirsten said: “Destroying these guns takes them out of circulation and this helps make our communities safer.”

Sonke Gender Justice’s Nonhlanhla Skosana said the move was good to prevent gender-based violence.

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