Assault Weapon

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An automatic or semiautomatic weapon that holds 30 or more rounds of ammunition and which is generally understood to fire one bullet each time the trigger is pulled. There is no technical military definition of assault weapon other than that referring to a weapon used in a military assault operation. The US Army does define the term assault rifle as a short, compact, selective-fire weapon that fires a cartridge intermediate in power between submachine gun and rifle cartridges
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Experts in public health and psychiatry, in response to Trump, have pointed out that first among the root causes of the epidemic of shooting deaths in the US is primarily the easy access to assault rifles - those weapons designed to efficiently kill multiple people.
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Years ago, the anti-gun movement took the designation "AR" and twisted it into "Assault Rifle" as a key part of their misinformation campaign to demonize firearms--purely based on how the rifle looked.
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the very features anti-gunners use to define an "assault rifle." The very features the anti-gunners demand banning from private ownership.
The local press recently focused on Sa'doun al-Sahel, a furniture merchant, who already had an AK-47 assault rifle at home but just did not feel safe.

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