Disarmament and International Security Committee


Sarah Jordan

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DISEC - Disarmament and International Security Council GÖ MUN 2017

Position Paper for the Republic of Turkey

The issues discussed in this committee are A) Flow of arms to Non-State Actors and B) Asymmetric Warfare

Topic A: Flow of arms to Non-State Actors

Staying committed to Mustafa Kemal Atatürk’s essential principle of foreign policy- “Peace at home, Peace in the world”- Turkey is particularly determined to proceed in our common efforts of disarmament and counter-terrorism.

Preventing the proliferation of Weapons of Mass Destruction (WMD) and of conventional weapons like Small Arms and Light Weapons (SALW) is a major concern to the Republic of Turkey. Our nation devotes to the issue of disarmament and is an active member in the Conference on Disarmament and engages in numerous forums to put an end on illicit arms trade. Turkey welcomed the resolution No. 1540 by the UN Security Council and has provided detailed record in 2004, 2006 and 2016 of it`s successful efforts to meet the agreed...