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Armenia. 2012 ‘Confiscation, Seizure & Collection.’ National Report of Armenia 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 6, pp. 15-16. New York NY: Permanent Mission of Armenia to the United Nations. 1 January

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Section 6: Confiscation, Seizure and Collection

Confiscations and seizure

13. During the reporting period, has your country found, seized or confiscated any SALW under its jurisdiction? YES

13.1 How many SALW were found, seized or confiscated?

210 illegally trafficked firearms were seized in 2011…

Collection

14. During the reporting period, did your country collect any SALW? YES

14.1 What was the nature of the collection exercise?

a) Buyback programme for civilian-held SALW: [No response]
b) Weapons amnesty for civilian-held SALW: YES
c) Disarmament, Demobilization & Reintegration (DDR): [No response]
d) Weapons for Development (WfD) programme: [No response]

14.2 How many SALW were collected?

In 2011, 504 illegally trafficked firearms were voluntarily presented…

15. How many of the SALW found, seized, confiscated or collected, as reported in Questions 13.1 and 14.2, were destroyed?

365 firearms were destroyed.

[SALW = Small Arms and Light Weapons]

ID: Q12532

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