Regulating Conventional Arms in Middle East and Horn of Africa

Source:  Manara Magazine published on 16 March 2021 an article titled “Opportunities to Regulate Conventional Arms in the Middle East and Horn of Africa” by Rachel Stohl and Ryan Fletcher.  

The article considers the opportunities and challenges that exist to better regulate the flow of conventional weapons in the Middle East and the Horn of Africa.  It examines the international mechanisms and regulatory architecture that exist to regulate the conventional arms trade, considers the extent to which these can be applied to regulate weapons flows, and offers recommendations for increasing participation and supporting implementation of these instruments to combat the unregulated trade in conventional arms.0 commentsLabels: arms salesArms Trade TreatyBiden administrationEgyptHorn of AfricaMiddle EastSALWSaudi ArabiaUAEUN Register of Conventional ArmsYemen