Problem

Trafficking in illegal firearms

Nature:
The possession, sale or transport of illegal firearms is a crime. Weapons like sawed off shotguns and machine guns; ammunition like dumdum bullets and explosives like plastics are designed nearly exclusively for military purposes and any other reason for possessing them is for criminal or terrorist activity.
Problem Type:
E: Emanations of other problems
Subject(s):
Commerce Trade
Defence Arms
Law Legality
Related UN Sustainable Development Goals:
GOAL 16: Peace and Justice Strong Institutions
Date of last update
01.01.2000 – 00:00 CET