The Europeans thought that they were oh-so-civilized without the need for self-defense. That is changing fast. Boom in demand for self-defence weapons – The Local
Up until September 2015 an average of 100 weapons permits were issued a month in Vienna. Police records show that this doubled in October, and quadrupled in November to 457.
I’m not sure why there has been an uptick in the number of “blank-firing guns” being sold, but the number of real guns is going up.
The New Year’s Eve attacks in Germany and around Europe have proven that the influx of immigrants has changed things. The police stood by and did nothing. Other attacks earlier last year were also ignored – because reporting on them wouldn’t have been PC.