On the basis of keeping everybody up to date on ‘the bigger picture’ new controls are proposed for Ireland
move one stone on the beach and every single stone is affected. These proposals do not appear in the wake of any perceived problems that are causing concern involving legally held guns. Much of the content of the report involves illegal guns quite obviously, they talk of handguns with the serial numbers ground off etc.
Because of the activities of the IRA over nearly a century, Southern Ireland has always had a large number of unregistered firearms, So to get to grips with that problem they are going after the licensed ones.