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the smuggling of guns and ammunition into a country secretly and illegally

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A FORMER gangster's moll jailed for gunrunning appeared at this year's Rose of Tralee festival after making a contestant's dress.
Al-Zoubi affirmed that the crisis in Syria is multilateral, wondering " how could the crisis in Syria be settled as long as Saudi Arabia continues sending terrorists, arms and money to Syria, the drilled tunnels between Syria and Turkey remain as a mean of flowing ISIS terrorists to Syria, and if Jordan is still allowing gunrunning and terrorists smuggling into Syria.
Barrett-Jolley, who was also at the centre of media reports over alleged gunrunning to developing countries, was handed a 20-year jail sentence in 2002 after trying to smuggle PS22million of cocaine into the UK in the plane of a Nigerian prince.
e report stated the Birmingham gangs now run 59 legitimate businesses, often using them to launder proceeds from their criminal activities, which include drug dealing, robberies, car key burglaries and even gunrunning.
Elsewhere, Anders, from a pickpocket mob of gunrunning guttersnipes, Peterson, a savage British interrogator and Colonel Fosko, with his up-to-nogood monkey, are just some of the astonishing creations in Dan Vyleta's debut novel.
The report states the Birmingham gangs now run 59 legitimate businesses, often using them to launder proceeds from their criminal activities, which include drug dealing, robberies, car key burglaries and even gunrunning.
He added that there is also a need to have a special group whose sole focus is to go after gunrunning syndicates and lauch a crackdown against loose firearms and private armed groups (PAGs).
Mitt Romney also talked about building stronger communities and included a paean to family stability ("If there's a two parent family, the prospect of living in poverty goes down dramatically") before invoking Fast and Furious, a botched gunrunning program that has become a favorite punching bag for Republicans seeking to expose the administration's incompetence.
The vote is a rebuke to Attorney General Eric Holder and his handling of Operation Fast and Furious, a failed gunrunning investigation in Arizona that indirectly resulted in a Border Patrol agent's death.
Syria abetted gunrunning to the Palestinian organizations, Lebanese militias, and Hezbollah.
Bout operated the world's largest gunrunning operation and supplied some of the world's most notorious militias and drug lords.
It's the only thing that makes any sense," LaPierre said of the gunrunning "sting" operation that resulted in thousands of U.
Israel says Gaza arsenals have been boosted by gunrunning from Libya since the fall of its ruler, Muammar Gaddafi.
ATF had hundreds of gunrunning cases which USAs refused to prosecute because prosecutions involving only one or two counts for lying on purchase forms or buying a gun for someone else, generally resulted in sentences of only about one year.