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State use of explosive weapons: an indicator of crisis

February 21, 2012  No comments
State use of explosive weapons: an indicator of crisis

Article 36 has issued a short paper suggesting that the transition to the use of explosive weapons by a state amongst its own population should be recognised as an indicator of crisis developing. The paper, by Richard Moyes, Managing Partner... Read more

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Anti-cluster bomb norm shows strength at UN talks

November 17, 2011  No comments
Anti-cluster bomb norm shows strength at UN talks

New report documents progress as nations embrace ban and reject alternatives The strength of the global norm rejecting cluster munitions has been clear during negotiations this week in Geneva on a deal to allow use of the banned weapon. The... Read more

Is the Starstreak missile prohibited?

January 31, 2011  No comments
Is the Starstreak missile prohibited?

The 2010 Cluster Munition Monitor reports on the United Kingdom raises the prospect that the Starstreak Missile might fall under the definition of the prohibition in the Convention on Cluster Munitions and the UK Cluster Munitions (Prohibitions) Bill.  The Monitor... Read more