January 6, 2016 11:40 IST

Obama unveils actions to curb gun violence

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US President Barack Obama on Tuesday unveiled some executive measures on gun control, including expanding background checks and calling for "a sense of urgency" about gun violence. Credit: Reuters
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US President Barack Obama on Tuesday unveiled some executive measures on gun control, including expanding background checks and calling for "a sense of urgency" about gun violence. Credit: Reuters
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US President Barack Obama on Tuesday unveiled some executive measures on gun control, including expanding background checks and calling for "a sense of urgency" about gun violence. Credit: Reuters
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US President Barack Obama on Tuesday unveiled some executive measures on gun control, including expanding background checks and calling for "a sense of urgency" about gun violence. Credit: Reuters
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US President Barack Obama on Tuesday unveiled some executive measures on gun control, including expanding background checks and calling for "a sense of urgency" about gun violence. Credit: Reuters