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Weapons and Human Rights

The global sale and transfer of weapons is unregulated and lacks accountability. This irresponsible trade fuels conflicts, poverty, other human rights violations. We campaign to stop flows of arms that fuel abuses.

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A 'Stop the Shipment' protest at the Korean Embassy in London © Flickr / Campaign Against Arms Trade

Good news: South Korea says no to Bahrain

South Korea stands by its decision to sign the Arms Trade Treaty by halting shipments of tear gas to Bahrain.

Video: the long road to an Arms Trade Treaty © AI

Video: the long road to an Arms Trade Treaty

Watch this video to see how this historic treaty was made by people like you taking action when it's needed.

Amnesty celebrations in Berlin © AI

After 20 years, we have an Arms Trade Treaty!

After twenty years of campaigning we finally have an international Treaty to regulate the sale of weapons and ammunition!

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