13 iunie 2018

Arms trade: EU adopts comprehensive approach to scourge of illicit weapons


Illicit weapons are a threat to us all. They contribute to terrorism and organised crime within the EU. They also undermine the EU’s development and humanitarian efforts in parts of our neighbourhood and Africa. EU High Representative Federica Mogherini and the European Commission today adopted a joint proposal for a comprehensive EU Strategy against illicit firearms, small arms and light weapons (SALW). Powerful, military-grade firearms in the hands of terrorists, criminals and other [...]