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Editorial: Time for gun control?

  • The Jakarta Post

| Tue, December 18 2012 | 10:30 am

PREMIUM The shooting spree that took place on Friday at Sandy Hook Elementary School in Connecticut, US, killing 27 people, including 20 of the school’s students, shocked not only the American people, but also the world. The incident has added to the series of mass killings in the country, where individual gun ownership — and gun violence — has long been a distinctive feature of society.

In a...