Côte d’Ivoire: Communities shattered by arms proliferation and abuse in Côte d’Ivoire

Côte d’Ivoire: Communities shattered by arms proliferation and abuse in Côte d’Ivoire

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Índice: AFR 31/002/2013
Fecha de publicación: 20 marzo 2013
Categorías: Cote D'ivoire

The irresponsible and illegal supply of weaponry and munitions to the warring parties in Côte d’Ivoire has continued for over a decade, despite the 2004 UN arms embargo. These arms have contributed to an escalation of hostilities that fuelled a pattern of serious violations of human rights and violent crime, in particular during the 2011 post-electoral crisis. The dire situation in Côte d’Ivoire underscores the urgency for UN Member States to finalize an effective Arms Trade Treaty at the March 2013 UN conference.


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