Putin instructed to tighten control over the circulation of weapons after the massacre in Kerch


Vladimir Putinto: Alexei Nikolsky / RIA Novosti

The President of Russia Vladimir Putin demanded from Regardie to provide suggestions for changes in legislation to strengthen control over the circulation of weapons. It is reported RIA Novosti on Thursday, October 25.

“In the framework of its competence, you should immediately stop violations of public order. Particularly pay attention: it is necessary to seriously strengthen control in the sphere of arms trafficking. I expect you here of specific proposals, including of a legislative nature”, — said the head of state at a meeting with senior officers and prosecutors.

October 20 Regardie proposed to require citizens to notify the regional authorities about the possession of weapons at the place of stay. The initiative is placed on the portal of projects of normative legal acts.

Earlier in the state Duma raised the issue of tightening the rules on the issuance and storage of weapons. In particular, MPs proposed to increase the minimum age of eligibility for the purchase of weapons.

Discussion on the need to strengthen gun control was triggered by the shooting in the Kerch Polytechnic College on October 17. Student Vladislav Roslyakov laid a homemade bomb in the dining room, and then started shooting. Killing 20 people and more than 70 injured.

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