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#Arms Trade Treaty

# arms-trade-treaty - Saturday 27 April, 2019

'Badly misguided': Trump to withdraw US from UN arms treaty

The US Senate never ratified the 2013 Arms Trade Treaty after former president Barack Obama endorsed it.

# arms-trade-treaty - Tuesday 2 April, 2013

United Nations adopts global arms trade treaty

The treaty will see states, for the first time ever, prohibited from selling arms to countries when they know they will be used to carry out war crimes or genocide.

# arms-trade-treaty - Monday 2 July, 2012

UN conference on Arms Trade Treaty begins

Delegates from 193 countries travelled to New York today for the opening day of the month-long gathering.

# arms-trade-treaty - Wednesday 13 June, 2012

EU Parliament calls for tighter regulation of arms trade

New UN Arms Trade Treaty should require the public disclosure of all arms deals by UN members, says Parliament.