29 June 2012
Legal Arguments for the Adoption and Implementation of an Arms Trade Treaty
This paper provides an overview of the United Nations Arms Trade Treaty (ATT) process. It sets out a number of legal issues that are prevalent in the treaty discussions, especially with respect to China, which has played an important role in the process. The paper explores in detail a number of the issues raised during the discussions to date, including some of the views China has expressed concerning possible provisions of the ATT.
© 2012 Saferworld
Clare da Silva