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Somalia. 2018 ‘International Transfers.’ National Report of Somalia 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 3 (Question 5.12), p. 8. New York NY: Permanent Mission of the Republic of Somalia to the United Nations. 1 January
5.12. During the reporting period, was action taken against groups or individuals engaged in transferring SALW illegally (e.g. prosecution)? NO
In 2010, the Government of Somalia arrested one soldier for purchasing arms and ammunition from government soldiers and selling them to arms dealers in Mogadishu.
[SALW = Small Arms and Light Weapons]