Implementing the United Nations Programme of Action on Small Arms and Light Weapons analysis of the national reports submitted by states from 2002 to 2008 by Silvia Cattaneo

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  • Arms control,
  • Firearms,
  • Illegal arms transfers -- Prevention

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Other titlesImplementing the United Nations Program of Action on Small Arms and Light Weapons
StatementSilvia Cattaneo and Sarah Parker.
ContributionsParker, Sarah., United Nations Institute for Disarmament Research.
Classifications
LC ClassificationsJZ5625 .C38 2008
The Physical Object
Paginationxxiv, 165 p. :
Number of Pages165
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL23539589M
ISBN 109290451912
ISBN 109789290451914
LC Control Number2009388855

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