“The adoption of the 2030 Agenda for Sustainable Development was a defining moment for global efforts to prevent, combat and eradicate the illicit arms trade: the Agenda included a specific target to significantly reduce illicit arms flows by 2030.” — UN Secretary-General’s report The annual observance of Disarmament Week, which kicks off on the Read more about UN Disarmament Week[…]
Libera, Associations, Names and Numbers Against Mafias, adheres and joins the appeal made by « Rete della Pace » on April the 5th 2018 to ask for the ceasing of wars in Middle-East.You’ll find the appeal in English version here. Cease fire ! Let’s stop the wars in Middle-East. It’s been too long since people started Read more about Let’s stop wars in the Middle-East ![…]
Prosecutors in Bosnia and Herzegovina on Friday accused an Italian journalist of faking an investigative report that purportedly showed him purchasing weapons from arms smugglers in Sarajevo. The report, aired Sunday on the Italia 1 channel, involved journalist Luigi Pelazza talking to several men with blurred faces who showed him weapons and claimed to have Read more about Bosnia and Herzegovina: Prosecutors Claim Italian Report on Illegal Weapons Was Faked[…]
Over 4 billion Euros is the value of arms-related banking operations provided by the lending institutions. The number one position is still held by Deutsche Bank, followed by Crédit Agricole and Unicredit Group. Surprisingly, the value of Banco Popolare’s transactions has increased by 30.000% in one year.