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Get weapons of war off the streets: Obama

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“Weapons of war have no place on our streets,” U.S. President Barack Obama said at an event with law enforcement officers in Minneapolis, Minnesota, where gun violence among teens has declined by 40 percent.

“No law or set of laws can keep our children completely safe. But if there’s even one thing we can do, if there’s just one life we can save, we’ve got an obligation to try,” the president said in a bid to gather support for his proposals to tighten gun regulation.

“We don’t have to agree on everything to agree it’s time to do something,” the president said,IANS


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