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Press Release
April 2, 2013

Governments at the United Nations adopted a historic Arms Trade Treaty almost unanimously today.

Press Release
April 2, 2013

Amnesty International USA issued comments following adoption by the U.N. General Assembly of a global Arms Trade Treaty

Press Release
March 28, 2013

Iran, North Korea and Syria have thwarted the adoption of an Arms Trade Treaty aimed at prohibiting states from transferring conventional weapons to countries when they know those weapons will be u...

Press Release
March 27, 2013

It is encouraging that the final draft of a groundbreaking U.N. Arms Trade Treaty forces states to assess the risk of human rights violations before allowing arms sales to go ahead.

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