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America's Problem with Guns: Gun violence killed 15,005 Americans in 2017

The US has witnessed a series of mass shootings over the last year - including its deadliest in modern history in Las Vegas in October. It's one of the few countries on earth where the right to bear arms is constitutionally protected and, as has been shown - powerful guns are easy to obtain. Debates over gun control have had little effect on policy, as Ediz Tiyansan reports.

1,200 children in the US killed by guns since Parkland

1,200 children in the US killed by guns since Parkland

AMERICA'S GUNS: Who heads up the NRA?

AMERICA'S GUNS: Who heads up the NRA?

Nexus: Who is Wayne LaPierre?

Nexus: Who is Wayne LaPierre?

Survivors of school shootings want stricter gun control in the US

Survivors of school shootings want stricter gun control in the US

Syria: Assad Regime and Opposition Agree To Begin Constitutional Reform

Syria: Assad Regime and Opposition Agree To Begin Constitutional Reform

Hezbollah Protest Against the Beirut Port Blast Judge Turns Deadly

Hezbollah Protest Against the Beirut Port Blast Judge Turns Deadly

Can the EU Take Lead to Save the Iran Nuclear Deal?

Can the EU Take Lead to Save the Iran Nuclear Deal?

ICJ Rules in Somalia’s Favour in Maritime Border Dispute With Kenya

ICJ Rules in Somalia’s Favour in Maritime Border Dispute With Kenya

Iraq Election: Sadr Gains Strength but No Clear Winner

Iraq Election: Sadr Gains Strength but No Clear Winner

Austria's Chancellor Sebastian Kurz Steps Down Over Corruption Inquiry

Austria's Chancellor Sebastian Kurz Steps Down Over Corruption Inquiry

Nobel Peace Prize Goes to Journalists Maria Ressa and Dmitry Muratov

Nobel Peace Prize Goes to Journalists Maria Ressa and Dmitry Muratov

Germany, Denmark Repatriate Several Daesh-linked Families From Syria

Germany, Denmark Repatriate Several Daesh-linked Families From Syria

Will China's Promise to Reclaim Taiwan Result in Military Confrontation?

Will China's Promise to Reclaim Taiwan Result in Military Confrontation?

President Macron Reportedly Defends France’s Colonial Legacy in Algeria

President Macron Reportedly Defends France’s Colonial Legacy in Algeria

Ethiopia’s Abiy Ahmed Secures Second Five-year Term

Ethiopia’s Abiy Ahmed Secures Second Five-year Term

YouTube Bans All Anti-Vaccination Content

YouTube Bans All Anti-Vaccination Content

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