Ordinary citizens can’t own firearms because of restrictive gun laws, but jihad terror suspects? It would be islamofauxbic to refuse them.
“France allows 100 terror suspects to own firearms: Authorities admit shocking security blunder two weeks after known gun enthusiast attacked police in Paris,” by Jay Akbar, Mailonline, July 6, 2017 (thanks to Blazing Cat Fur):
Some 100 terror suspects legally own firearms in France, Interior Minister Gerard Collomb has said.
His announcement comes two weeks after a known gun enthusiast rammed a car filled with weapons and gas canisters into a police van on the Champs-Elysees in Paris.
Jihadist Adam Djaziri was the only one killed but the attack raised questions over how the 31-year-old legally possessed firearms despite being flagged as a potential radical Islamist two years ago.
Interior Minister Gerard Collomb’s announcement comes two weeks after a known gun enthusiast rammed a car (pictured) filled with weapons and gas canisters into a police van on the Champs-Elysees
In an interview with Le Figaro newspaper two days after the June 19 incident, Collomb said he had asked for a probe into similar cases.
During a Senate hearing on a proposed new anti-terrorism law, Collomb said they ‘identified about 100’ individuals who, like Djaziri, were registered gun owners despite being on a watchlist for extremism.
He said: ‘The person who wanted to commit that attack was on file and, at the same time, was the legal owner of firearms. This is a sign of disfunction.’ [sic]…
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