High School General Assembly 3


Abdulrahim Kazim
United Arab Emirates

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Position Paper Committee: 3

Issue: Illicit trade in small arms and light weapons in all its aspects

The Kingdom of Bahrain is a country located in the Middle East consisting of over 30 small islands. It gained independence from the United Kingdom in 1971 and joined the United Nations and Arab League that very same year. Bahrain generally follows the same rules the gulf follows in regards to gun trafficking. This means that Bahrain is not too fond of gun trafficking itself, let alone illegal gun trafficking. Bahrain is very strict when it comes to illegal gun trafficking and due to recent tensions they strongly prohibit gun trafficking.

In Bahrain there is a license for the dealing and supplying of arms and guns. You are required to have a license if you wish to trade guns. The license itself states that you are allowed by the law to sell and distribute firearms. Selling a firearm without this license is illegal and anyone with the license needs to keep track of ev...