Maryam Ahmadi and Elizabeth Pickel
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Newtown parents divided on gun control response

The first funerals for victims of the Connecticut school shooting in the United States will take place later today.

Services will be held for Noah Pozner and Jack Pinto, both six years old.

Twenty children, and six adults, died when a lone gunman opened fire at their school in Newtown on Friday.

Newtown parents Elizabeth Pickel and Maryam Ahmadi talked to the BBC's Katty Kay about the need for gun control law.

  • 17 Dec 2012
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