But here let us consider recent progressive arms control and disarmament initiatives on conventional weapons
that could make use of examples of best practice from the Ottawa Treaty process.
The CCW restricts or prohibits conventional weapons
that have been deemed excessively injurious or to have indiscriminate effects.
As per the law, possessing conventional weapons
without obtaining a license from the ROP is illegal and those violating the law could be jailed, and fined more than 100 Omani riyals.
But Alexander Konovalov, a Moscow-based independent military expert, believed Moscow could be already building new weapons when it mentioned using precision conventional weapons
as a "strategic deterrent."
and its NATO allies in the development of precision conventional weapons
. But it has recently sped up its military modernization, buying large numbers of new weapons and boosting military drills.
In the deserts of Libya, as Muammar al-Qadhafi's regime crumbled, a new threat emerged: The disintegration of Qadhafi's government brought to light a new store of undeclared chemical and conventional weapons
that had been long hidden or forgotten.
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He may not be in a position to use chemical weapons but he is making good use of the conventional weapons
. The United Nations, as usual, appear helpless yet again.
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It provides for the evaluation of arms transfers, as well as measures aimed at preventing the misappropriation of conventional weapons
imported or exported by member states.