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# Guns

This year
Rifle, handgun and rounds of ammunition seized after gardaí stop car in Kildare
Last year
Gardaí search two locations as part of EU-wide operation targeting illegal gun manufacturing
Grenades and plastic explosives seized in Derry during evening of 'disorder'
Varadkar says giving gardaí guns would only result in escalation of armed crimes
Minister commits to meeting gun groups before any changes made to firearm ownership rules
Gun enthusiast found with 'ammunition factory' of bullet heads, cartridges and gunpowder
All time
Biden 'deeply disappointed' after Supreme Court says people have right to carry guns in public
Two-year-old boy accidentally shoots and kills father in Florida
Republican Congressman shows off three guns during debate on gun control
Alabama prison officer and escapee were prepared for a shoot-out with police
Two men arrested after gardaí seize heroin worth €70,000 and firearms in Tallaght
Europol reports several high-profile targets were caught in a major dark-web bust
Man (30s) arrested after two air guns and €35k worth of cocaine seized during Garda search
Search operation underway after gardaí find two suspected firearms in ditch in Co Cork
Explosive components, guns and munitions seized in Kerry
Man charged over seizure of firearms and ammunition in Cork
Six handguns and €300k worth of drugs seized in Westmeath
Lithuanian human trafficking gang hit again as gardaí seize guns, drugs and cash in Meath
Gardaí seize three fully loaded pistols after stopping vehicle in Roscommon
Man (40s) charged after four shotguns and revolver seized during search of car
Gardaí seize five handguns and one machine gun in targeted gangland search in west Dublin
'It's our constitutional God-given right': Heavily-armed protesters descend on Virginia for pro-gun rally
New Zealanders hand in more than 56,000 guns after assault weapon ban
Gardaí seize two guns during Limerick city house search
Two men arrested over seizure of submachine gun and drugs in Clare
'Serious player' in Longford drug scene arrested by gardaí during raid
Man (26) to appear before court after drugs, guns and cash seized at apartment in Dublin
'Promising' young garda's future to be decided after weapons arrest
Irishman pleads guilty to smuggling 60 guns into UK in car
Man arrested and four pistols seized after gardaí stop car in Monaghan
Man (20) walks into Walmart armed with guns to 'test his right to bear arms'
Trump says US needs 'meaningful background checks' on gun holders
Irishman charged in UK after 60 guns were discovered in a car in Dover
Florida approves bill allowing teachers to carry guns
Man throws phone at Trump during gun rally
Gardaí discover loaded pistol and shotgun cartridges during searches in west Dublin
Bill to tighten New Zealand's gun laws passes by 119 votes to one
Spotlight on New Zealand gun laws after mosque shooting
Man on trial for possession of assault rifle, ammunition and almost €3 million worth of drugs
Kildare man pleads guilty to possession of 15 guns and more than 4,000 rounds of ammunition