Trump says background checks would not have prevented recent gun violence

Written by Reuters | Source: Reuters | September 01, 2019 03:03 PM

By Steve Holland and Andrea Shalal

WASHINGTON (Reuters) - As the United States grappled with yet another mass shooting event on Sunday, President Donald Trump said that background checks on gun purchasers would not have prevented recent gun violence in the country.

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