International law and small arms and light weapons control: Obligations, challenges and opportunities


By Non classé

This briefing paper explores the legal basis of States’ responsibility to prevent small arms misuse and to restrict arms transfers when the weapons are likely to be misused. It identifies areas that warrant further codification of these responsibilities, as well as opportunities in the coming period for strengthening the legal norms around these issues.

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