Last Updated: Thursday, September 26, 2013, 00:31
The United States, the world`s No 1 arms exporter, became the 91st country to sign UN Arms Trade Treaty.
Last Updated: Tuesday, June 04, 2013, 13:54
Signatures are the first step to ratification, and the treaty will only take effect after 50 countries ratify it.
Last Updated: Tuesday, May 28, 2013, 10:08
The electronic intrusions gave China access to advanced technology that could weaken the US military advantage in a future conflict, warned experts.
Last Updated: Thursday, March 28, 2013, 14:49
The draft of a UN treaty to regulate the sale of conventional arms is facing opposition from some countries.
Last Updated: Monday, August 27, 2012, 15:52
The surge in weapons sales is driven by major arms sales to Persian Gulf allies concerned about Iran’s regional ambitions.
Last Updated: Saturday, July 28, 2012, 23:12
The UN member states have failed to reach a treaty cracking down on the global, USD 60 billion business of illicit trading in small arms.
Last Updated: Saturday, July 28, 2012, 00:03
Negotiators at the UN are working to put final touches on a treaty cracking down on the global business of illicit trading in small arms.
Last Updated: Friday, June 15, 2012, 09:30
The US hopes to increase arms sales to India in the year 2013, building on the new bonhomie between the two countries.
Last Updated: Thursday, May 17, 2012, 18:28
Britain on Thursday said it will push for a new arms trade treaty to prevent "unregulated and irresponsible" arms sales across the globe.
Last Updated: Monday, March 19, 2012, 10:54
Syria imported nearly six times more weapons in 2007-2011 than in the previous five-year period.
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