UN arms treaty

Donald Trump pulling US out of UN arms treaty, heeding NRA

Trump told members of the gun lobby at an annual meeting he intends to revoke the status of the United States as a signatory to the Arms Trade Treaty, which was never ratified by the US Senate.

Apr 27, 2019, 14:47 PM IST

UN chief disappointed at failure to adopt arms treaty

UN Secretary-General Ban Ki-moon said he is "deeply disappointed" at failure of UN conference to adopt treaty by consensus which would help regulate the multi-billion-dollar international arms trade.

Mar 29, 2013, 14:24 PM IST

UN arms treaty not harmful to India`s interests: US

The draft of a UN arms treaty that would regulate the multi-billion-dollar global arms trade will not harm India`s national interests, the US said.

Mar 29, 2013, 13:31 PM IST