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Antigua and Barbuda. 2010 ‘Confiscation, Seizure and Collection.’ National Report of Antigua and Barbuda 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) and the International Tracing Instrument; Section 6, pp. 22-24. New York, NY: Permanent Mission of Antigua and Barbuda to the United Nations. 1 September

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Confiscation 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? 342 from 2006-2009

13.2. What action was taken with respect to the SALW found, seize or confiscated (check relevant boxes)?
a) Stored securely pending further action: YES
b) Marked: YES
c) Registered or recorded: YES
d) Destroyed: YES
e) Other: [No response]

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? One (1)

14.3. What action was taken with respect to the SALW collected (check relevant boxes)?
a) Stored securely pending further action: YES
b) Marked: YES
c) Registered or recorded: YES
d) Destroyed: [No response]
e)Other: [No response]

15. How many of the SALW found, seized, confiscated or collected, as reported in Questions 13.1 and 14.2 were destroyed? Zero. Antigua & Barbuda does not have the facilities to destroy the SALW.

[SALW = Small Arms and Light Weapons]

ID: Q3357

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