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Barack Obama says US gun control laws inaction must end

An emotional US President Barack Obama has unveiled new restrictions on gun purchases at the White House, saying the "constant excuses for inaction" have to stop.

The White House has outlined his plans for executive action, which focus on background checks.

Most of the actions can be carried out without Congressional approval.

Jon Sopel reports.

  • 05 Jan 2016
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