Thousands of Americans gathered for a rally against the free sale of weapons
A few thousand teenagers, their parents, teachers and others gathered for a rally in Fort Lauderdale (Florida, USA) with a demand to tighten control over the proliferation of weapons in the country. The occasion was a shooting at a high school in Parkland, which killed 17 people. Reported by the Associated Press.
The protesters carried banners and said that waiting for the authorities immediate action to change the legislation.
“Because of these gun laws people I knew and loved died, and I will never see again,” said one of the protesters adolescents.
“If there’s anything that can unite Democrats, Republicans and others — our children,” said another from among the parents.
Others demanded that the politicians stop taking donations from the National rifle Association.
Earlier it was reported that the American opened fire in the school Parkland, loved to put Instagram photos in which he posed with guns and knives. The head of the Broward BIM fer said that for some time he was observed by a psychiatrist, but then stopped treatment.
The mass murder of students was executed on February 14. Nicholas Cruz, the perpetrators of the attack were detained. In the result, 17 people were killed and at least 14 were injured. It is not excluded that there will be more victims: three victims are in critical condition.