General Assembly 1st Committee (Disarmament and International Security)
Syrian Arab Republic


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  1. Controlling illegal weapon smuggling, especially in crisis zones and focusing on avoiding criminal organizations to obtain weapons

The Syrian Arab Republic strongly condemns the supply of weapons to criminal organizations, in particular the Islamic State of Iraq and the Levant, as this has resulted in an insurgency of terrorism and huge suffering of civilians. Consequently, the Syrian Arab Republic calls for increased measures to combat the illicit trade in weapons of all kinds and would like to reaffirm its support for the strengthening of inter...