US gun debate after child kills instructor

US gun laws are in the spotlight after a nine-year-old accidentally killed her instructor with a machine gun.

    US gun laws are under increased scrutiny after a nine-year-old girl accidentally shot dead her instructor instructor with an Uzi submachine gun.

    The man was showing her how to fire the weapon at a range in Arizona when she lost her grip.

    Al Jazeera's Tom Ackerman reports from Chantilly, Virginia.

    SOURCE: Al Jazeera


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