Kerry to sign UN arms treaty, despite senators’ opposition

FoxNews.com 9/24/2013

Secretary of State John Kerry plans to sign a controversial U.N. treaty on arms regulation on Wednesday, a senior State Department official told Fox News — despite warnings from lawmakers that the Senate will not ratify the agreement.

A State official said the treaty would “reduce the risk that international transfers of conventional […]

Kerry tells Congress U.N. treaty will be signed despite objections

Kerry says US will sign UN treaty on arms regulation despite lawmaker opposition

Fox News 6/3/2013

Secretary of State John Kerry said Monday that the Obama administration would sign a controversial U.N. treaty on arms regulation, despite bipartisan resistance in Congress from members concerned it could lead to new gun control measures in the U.S.

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Obama To Sign International Gun Control Treaty On June 3rd 2013

 

 

Awr Hawkins AmmoLand Gun News 5/30/2013

On June 3, President Barack Obama will sign the U.N. Arms Trade Treaty (ATT).

The ATT passed in the U.N. General Assembly by a vote of 153-4 on April 2.

This treaty is ostensibly aimed at putting an end to gun trafficking across international boundaries, and […]

U.N. passes sweeping international arms regulation viewed by some as Second Amendment override

 

 

 

David Sherfinski The Washington Times 4/2/2013

The United Nations General Assembly on Tuesday signed off on a sweeping, first-of-its-kind treaty to regulate the international arms trade, brushing aside worries from U.S. gun rights advocates that the pact could lead to a national firearms registry and disrupt the American gun market.

The […]

Forty-six Democrats/Independents favored ceding your Constitutional rights over to the United Nations

Here Are the 46 Senators Who Voted to Turn Your Gun Rights Over to UN

“To uphold Second Amendment rights and prevent the United States from entering into the United Nations Arms Trade Treaty.”

 

Jim Hoft The Gateway Pundit 4/1/2013

Meet the 46 United States Senators who were willing to […]

Iran, North Korea votes kill UN’s 1st global arms trade treaty

Edith M. Lederer Associated Press via The Chicago Sun-Times 3/28/2013

UNITED NATIONS (AP) — Iran and North Korea have blocked adoption of a global treaty that would regulate the multimillion-dollar international arms trade.

To be approved, the draft treaty needed support from all 193 U.N. member states.

Supporters of the treaty said that if the […]