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US election: Clinton vs Trump on gun control

How do Hillary Clinton and Donald Trump plan to rein in gun violence?

    One of the most divisive issues in this year's US presidential election campaign has been gun control.

    Hillary Clinton, the Democratic candidate, says weapons of war have no place on America's streets and wants to reinstate an assault weapons ban that expired in 2004.

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    Meanwhile, her rival, Donald Trump, says he'll be the best Second Amendment advocate ever and opposes any restrictions on assault weapons.

    Al Jazeera's Brandice Alexander takes a closer look at both candidates' positions on gun control.

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    SOURCE: Al Jazeera News


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