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Dominican Republic. 2013 ‘Agreement on Marking of Firearms and Ammunition (Acuerdos sobre Marcaje de Armas y Municiones).’ National Report of the Dominican Republic 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 and the International Tracing Instrument, p. 5. New York, NY: Permanent Mission of the Dominican Republic to the United Nations. 20 December

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Acuerdos sobre Marcaje de Armas y Municiones

En cumplimiento con los convenios y buenas prácticas internacionales,desde el año 2007 este Ministerio implementó el marcaje de las municiones (dígitos que representan el país de destino final, la empresa importadora y el lote de la importación), lo que permite un rastreo desde la empresa fabricante hasta su usuario final, y con el objetivo de fortalecer este proceso, en fecha 16/03/2012 y 20/04/2012 se firmó un Acuerdo de Cooperación, entre la Secretaría General de la Organización de los Estados Americanos (SG/OEA) y este Ministerio de Interior y
Policía, para la ejecución del proyecto titulado "Promoviendo el Marcaje de Armas de Fuego en America Latina y el Caribe"…

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Agreement on Marking of Firearms and Ammunition

In compliance with conventions and international good practices, since 2007 the Ministry implemented marking of ammunition (digits representing the country of final destination, the importer and the import batch), which allows tracing from the manufacturer to the final user, and in order to strengthen this process, on 03/16/2012 and 04/20/2012 a Cooperation Agreement was signed between the General Secretariat of the Organization of American States (GS/OAS) and the Ministry of the Interior and Police, for the execution of the project entitled "Promoting Firearm Marking in Latin America and the Caribbean"…

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