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Under the Counter and Over the Border - Aspects of the Contemporary Trade in Illicit Arms

by Mark Phythian

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Published by Springer .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Arms trade,
  • Crime & criminology,
  • Political Science,
  • International Relations - Arms Control,
  • Politics / Current Events,
  • Politics/International Relations,
  • General,
  • International Relations - General,
  • Political Science / Arms Control,
  • Political Science-International Relations - General,
  • Social Science / Criminology,
  • True Crime-General,
  • Illegal arms transfers,
  • Arms transfers,
  • Law and legislation

  • The Physical Object
    FormatHardcover
    Number of Pages204
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL7809274M
    ISBN 100792365933
    ISBN 109780792365938
    OCLC/WorldCa44811752

    Arms trafficking, also known as gunrunning, is broadly defined as the illicit trade of contraband small arms and ammunition, which constitutes part of a broad range of illegal activities often associated with transnational criminal illegal trade of small arms, unlike other organized crime commodities, is more closely associated with exercising power in . Particularly troubling is the illicit trade in small arms and light weapons (SA/LW). SA/LW account for an estimated % of the ,+ conflict deaths each year (Small Arms Survey ) and tens of thousands of additional deaths outside of war zones.

    Reducing illicit small arms flows is now recognized as a significant compo-nent of sustainable development. Target of the Sustainable Development Goals that the UN adopted in September commits states to reduce illicit arms flows by (UNGA, ). This Briefing Paper is the fourth in a series of publications exploring illicit armsFile Size: KB. Arms trafficking, also known as gunrunning, is broadly defined as the illicit trade of contraband small arms and ammunition, which constitutes part of a broad range of illegal activities often associated with transnational criminal organizations.

    “The illicit trade in small arms and light weapons in all its aspects and assistance to States for curbing the illicit traffic in small arms and light weapons and collecting them: Report of the Secretary-General" (A/72/).   For example, in Bosnia had more than , small arms left over from the s war. Some , (at a maximum) have since been destroyed, while far more have been exported -- supposedly to Afghanistan and Iraq, but officials there .


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From Bosnia and Kosovo to Angola and Sierra Leone, illicit arms. Although the illicit arms trade has evolved over recent years, despite the end of the Cold War it appears to be as vibrant as ever. From Bosnia and Kosovo to Angola and Sierra Leone, illicit arms flows have played a key role in areas of contemporary instability and violence.

Buy Under the Counter and Over the Border: Aspects of the Contemporary Trade in Illicit Arms Reprinted from CRIME, LAW AND SOCIAL CHANGE,by Mark Phythian (ISBN: ) from Amazon's Book Store. Everyday low prices. The Illicit Trade Of Small Arms Aditi Malhotra - 11 more than 50 people in a series of raids to crack down criminals who bought illegal arms from abroad over the internet (5).

Illicit arms trade is not isolated from other global illegal activities. When small arms flow to the black market, they conducted a conference on the. 'Russia and the Illicit Arms Trade' in Mark Phythian, ed., 'Special Issue: Under the Counter and over the Border: Aspects of the Contemporary Trade in Illicit Arms' in Crime, Law and Social Change, 33 () Marchpp.

'Russian Foreign Policy: An Overview' in Mike Bowker and Cameron Ross, eds., Russia After the Cold War. Definition. The arms trade, or small arms market, includes both authorized transfers of small arms and light weapons (and their parts, accessories, and bullets) and illicit transfers of such weapons.

Small arms and light arms are those that can be transported by one or two people, or carried by pack animal or vehicles. [DOWNLOAD] PDF Under the Counter and Over the Border: Aspects of the Contemporary Trade in Illicit.

Although the illicit arms trade has evolved over recent years, despite the end of the Cold War it appears to be as vibrant as ever. From Bosnia and Kosovo to Angola and Sierra Leone, illicit arms flows have played a key role in areas of contemporary instability and violence.

Against this background, this volume brings together studies of several key issues relating to this trade:. Conference on the Illicit Trade in Small Arms and Light Weapons in All Its Aspects by facilitating a wide-ranging and well-informed debate among governments and between governments and civil society.

THE BRITISH AMERICAN SECURITY INFORMATION COUNCIL (BASIC) is an independent research organization that analyzes international security issues. region of the world.4 The UN Conference on the Illicit Trade in Small Arms and Light Weapons in All Its Aspects provides a unique opportunity to develop an international strategy for addressing this serious threat.

Most illicit SALW began as legal weapons and the diversion of civilian weapons is one source of supply. United Nations (UN) Programme of Action to Prevent, Combat and Eradicate the Illicit Trade in Small Arms and Light Weapons in All Its Aspects.

The UN initiated the Programme of Action after initial study on effect of small arms on the societies. In JulyUN conducted a conference on the Illicit Trade of SALW in All its Aspects.

Under the Counter and Over the Border: Aspects of the Contemporary Trade in Illicit Arms by Mark Phythian (Editor) avg rating — 2 ratings — published — 2 editions. The first is in the framework of the United Nations Programme of Action to Prevent, Combat and Eradicate the Illicit Trade in Small Arms and Light Weapons in All Its Aspects, whose third Review Conference, which France will chair, will be held in New York in The Programme of Action is an appropriate framework for guiding our collective.

Eradicate the Illicit Trade in Small Arms and Light Weapons in All its Aspects' is the key initiative in bringing together countries to make progress on the issue. The necessity of combatting illicit SALW SALW and armed violence According to the Global Burden of Armed Violenceat least people died.

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SABRI BOUKADOUM (Algeria) said in every aspect, the illicit arms trade constituted a threat to peace and security and a source of supply for terrorist groups. For its part, his country had taken. Under the Counter and Over the Border: Aspects of the Contemporary Trade in Illicit Arms (Hardback) Mark Phythian £ Hardback.

Regarding the paper on preventing the cross-border illicit trade in small arms, presented by the representative of Uruguay, he said border and custom control was critical in preventing the.Illicit Trade in Small Arms and Lights Weapons in All Its Aspects adopted a wide range of politi-cal undertakings at the national, regional, right of States to reand global levels.

The preamble of the PoA recognizes that efforts to prevent, combat, and eradicate the illicit trade in SALW are without prejudice to the priorities.