Asunción, Nov 28 (Prensa Latina) Forty-one percent of the firearms imported by Paraguay in the last four years are in the hands of criminal gangs, according to a specialized official institution quoted by Última Hora on Monday.
Brasilia, Nov 1 (Prensa Latina) President Luiz Inácio Lula da Silva signed a decree that will increase the so-called Tax on Industrialized Products (IPI) that will affect the sales of firearms and ammunition in Brazil.
Washington, Jan 19 (Prensa Latina) Transportation Security Administration (TSA) agents have seized more than 6,530 guns from airline passengers in 2022, 88% of these guns were loaded, accounting for a record high.
Panama, Dec 30 (Prensa Latina) Panamanian Minister of Public Security Juan Manuel Pino on Thursday reaffirmed the government's commitment to citizen tranquility and the fight against gangs and criminal groups.
Santo Domingo, Aug 22 (Prensa Latina) The seizure of weapons and ammunition in the Dominican Republic grew by 65.8 percent compared to 2018, the year when they reached the highest number, the General Directorate of Customs (DGA) reported.
Moscow, Jun 21 (Prensa Latina) The Russian Federal Security Service (FSB) reported seizing 383 firearms manufactured in illegal workshops in a coordinated raid conducted in 38 of the country's 85 regions.