Nesbit. Obama said his main disappointment inability to limit access to weapons

The US president tried unsuccessfully to amend the legislation, but Congress rejected them

US President Barack Obama said that six and a half years of his prezidentsva main disappointment was the inability to reform the legislation on the free access of citizens to arms transfers television channel BBC.

“If you look at the number of Americans killed in terrorist attacks since September 11, 2001, this number is less than 100. If you look at the number of victims of violence associated with the shooting, it’s tens of thousands of people,” - the president said.

The right to bear arms is guaranteed by the free citizens of the second amendment to the US Constitution. Obama has repeatedly stated the need to limit access to weapons, but two years ago, Congress rejected the corresponding amendments to the legislation.

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