The Control Arms coalition is calling for a bullet-proof treaty that will prevent irresponsible arms transfers that fuel conflict, poverty and serious human rights abuses.
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The Group also warns of reputational and regulatory risks for companies in the defense industry.
This week, 24 UN PRI signatories (Principles for Res...
The treaty won't affect domestic gun sales, and it certainly won't end violence worldwide. But it will make it significantly harder for those with evil intent to acquire the weapons to carry it out.
We witness to the promise that has been given to us, but we are also called to witness the suffering of God's children.
Viktor Bout was able to operate freely for decades because of lack of any internationally-binding rules.
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