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WASHINGTON (Reuters) - President Joe Biden will deliver a primetime address on guns at 7:30 p.m ET on Thursday night, the White House said.

His planned remarks follow a string of high-profile mass shootings in recent weeks at a grocery story in New York, an elementary school in Texas and a medical clinic in Oklahoma.

(Reporting by Steve Holland; writing by Susan Heavey; editing by Tim Ahmann)

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