It makes it a lot harder if the citizen can defend himself against this abduction. It makes a government think twice.
And that is exactly why most governments are against free access to guns.
In Poland the gun control reaches absurdity levels. My father was threatened
last year and, because of that, he applied for a gun permit - he went through all
the medical tests and formal procedures and after that, at a local police station,
he was refused the permit after being told that "meeting all the formal requirements
is not enough to obtain the permit" (to me it sounded like they were asking for
a bribe and I wouldn't let it go like that, but my father is a peaceful man, so he
gave it up).
Complete paranoia - a good citizen, honest taxpayer and a calm, tranquil man,
who never hurt a fly, can't legally get a weapon after being threatened by some