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Congo (DRC). 2016 ‘Marking and Record Keeping (Marquage et conservation des informations).’ National Report of the Democratic Republic of Congo 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 7, p. 5. New York NY: Permanent Mission of the Democratic Republic of Congo to the United Nations. 10 March

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Marquage

14.Votre pays prend-il des mesures pour s'assurer que toutes les ALPC en possession des forces armées et des forces de sécurité gouvernementales pour leur propre usage sont dûment marquées? OUI…

Conservation des informations

16. Votre pays s'est-il doté de normes et procédures concernant la tenue de registres pour toutes les ALPC marquées présentes sur son territoire? OUI

16.1. Quelles informations concernant les ALPC sont conservées par l'État (par exemple : fabrication, courtage, licences d'importation ou d'exportation octroyées, ventes à d'autres États, armes détenues par des organismes d'État comme les forces armées, etc.)?

- Type d'arme - Pays d'origine - N° série - Année de fabrication - N° Marquage

16.2. Combien de temps le gouvernement conserve-t-il ces informations?
10 ans

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Translated content:

Marking

14. Does your country take measures to ensure that all SALW in the possession of government armed and security forces for their own use are duly marked? YES…

Record-keeping

16. Does your country have standards and procedures related to keeping of records for all marked SALW in its territory? YES

16.1. What records relating to SALW are kept by the State (e.g. manufacturing, brokering, import and export licences granted, sales to other States, SALW held by State agencies such as the armed forces etc)?

- Type of weapon - Country of origin - Serial number - Year of manufacture - Marking number

16.2. How long does the government keep such records?
10 years

[ALPC = Armes légères et de petit calibre; SALW = Small Arms and Light Weapons]

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