Citation(s) from the GunPolicy.org literature library
Zambia. 2010. ‘Brokering.’ National Report of Zambia on its Implementation of the United Nations Programme of Action to Prevent, Combat and Eradicate the Illicit Trade in Small Arms and Light Weapons in All Its Aspects (UNPoA); Section A. New York: Permanent Mission of Zambia to the United Nations. 1 January.
Q2. Does your country require licensed manufacturers of SALW to apply an appropriate and reliable marking on each weapon as an integral part of the production process?
Q3. Is this marking unique?
A3. Very unique, for identification.
A4. The marking of Armed Forces and Police SALW consists of the producer's unique numbering.
A5. The Armed Forces and Police hold complete inventory lists of all weapons in its possession. This identifies the exact location of each SALW.
[SALW = small arms and light weapons]