Britain rules out lifting arms embargo on Libya

Britain on Thursday rejected possible international military action in Libya and ruled out lifting an arms embargo on the country until it forms a unified government.

Arabs to ask UN to ease Libya arms embargo

Arab states will ask the UN Security Council Wednesday to lift an arms embargo on weapons sales to Libya`s internationally recognised government for its fight against jihadists, Egypt said.

Russia lifts arms embargo to Pakistan: Report

Russia has lifted its embargo on arms supplies to Pakistan and is holding talks on supplying Islamabad with combat helicopters, the head of state-owned Rostec, Sergei Chemezov, said.

Syrian opposition urges EU to supply rebels with arms

After Wednesday’s decision by the European Union to remove the arms embargo on the Syrian rebels, the country’s main opposition is urging the EU to supply the rebels with arms to fight against President Bashar al-Assad’s forces.

EU ends Myanmar sanctions, arms embargo remains

EU foreign ministers agreed Monday to lift the last of the bloc`s trade, economic and individual sanctions against Myanmar, hailing "a new chapter" with the once pariah state.

EU `could end China arms embargo`

The embargo was clamped on China following 1989 Tiananmen Square crackdown.

EU slaps arms embargo, sanctions, on Guinea junta

European Union foreign ministers
on Wednesday slapped an arms embargo and sanctions against the
leaders of Guinea`s military junta, the bloc`s Swedish
presidency said.

EU prepares sanctions, arms embargo for Guinea

The European Union is preparing to impose an arms embargo and visa ban to punish Guinea`s military rulers for a massacre at a pro-democracy rally, an official said on Thursday.