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November 8, 2012

After Obama win, U.S. backs new U.N. arms treaty talks

Filed under: U.S. backs new U.N. arms treaty talks — prowlland @ 9:15 am

After Obama win, U.S. backs new U.N. arms treaty talks

 

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http://patriotoutdoornews.com/3835/after-obama-win-u-s-backs-new-u-n-arms-treaty-talks#ixzz2Be0o8tb5

Posted on: November 7th, 2012 by jlambert

Hours after U.S. President Barack Obama was re-elected, the United States backed a U.N. committee’s call on Wednesday to renew debate over a draft international treaty to regulate the $60 billion global arms trade.

U.N. delegates and gun control activists have complained that negotiations collapsed in July largely because Obama feared attacks from Republican rival Mitt Romney if his administration was seen as supporting the pact, a charge the United States denies.

The month-long talks at U.N. headquarters broke off after the United States – along with Russia and other major arms producers – said it had problems with the draft treaty and asked for more time.

Read more: http://patriotoutdoornews.com/3835/after-obama-win-u-s-backs-new-u-n-arms-treaty-talks#ixzz2Be1Cq4e0

Posted on: November 7th, 2012 by jlambert

Hours after U.S. President Barack Obama was re-elected, the United States backed a U.N. committee’s call on Wednesday to renew debate over a draft international treaty to regulate the $60 billion global arms trade.

U.N. delegates and gun control activists have complained that negotiations collapsed in July largely because Obama feared attacks from Republican rival Mitt Romney if his administration was seen as supporting the pact, a charge the United States denies.

The month-long talks at U.N. headquarters broke off after the United States – along with Russia and other major arms producers – said it had problems with the draft treaty and asked for more time.

Read more: http://patriotoutdoornews.com/3835/after-obama-win-u-s-backs-new-u-n-arms-treaty-talks#ixzz2Be1Cq4e0

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