What's at Stake in U.N. Arms Trade Treaty Negotiations?
Members of the United Nations have been meeting at the world body's New York City headquarters this week for a final round of negotiations on what could become the first international treaty to regulate the $70 billion global conventional arms trade.
U.N. approves new debate on arms treaty opposed by U.S. gun lobby
UNITED NATIONS - The U.N. General Assembly voted overwhelmingly on Monday to restart negotiations on a draft international treaty to regulate the $70 billion global trade in conventional arms, a pact the powerful U.S. National Rifle Association has been lobbying hard against.
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