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Editorial: Worrying gun crime

THE latest Wild West-style gun fight in our capital demonstrates once again the callous disregard criminals have for law and life.

Shocked members of the public alerted gardai after gangsters in Ballymun exchanged gunfire.

There is little doubt that if schools and businesses had been operating as normal, any number of commuters may well have come the way of serious injury or death -- and this would have in no way hindered these mobsters.