An employee looks through the scope of long gun at a gun store in Calgary, Alberta, on Sept. 15, 2010. When Canada first sought to restrict gun access in the 1990s, the National Rifle Association threatened a boycott by U.S. hunters spending tourism dollars in the country. (Jeff McIntosh/The Canadian Press via AP)

An employee looks through the scope of long gun at a gun store in Calgary, Alberta, on Sept. 15, 2010. When Canada first sought to restrict gun access in the 1990s, the National Rifle Association threatened a boycott by U.S. hunters spending tourism dollars in the country. (Jeff McIntosh/The Canadian Press via AP)

NRA has history of promoting gun rights outside U.S.

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