The United Nations has become a political power that is pushing for a one-world SOCIALIST government with them controlling all governments worldwide including the United States. In that aspect, they have been pushing strict international anti-gun resolutions that could be considered harsher than what most Democrats in America have been pushing. The UN would like to see all private ownership of guns ended, worldwide.
In 2018, there are some issues already on the UN agenda that could make it harder for firearm manufacturers and buyers in the United States, the first of which will take place in June when they review their small arms and light weapon’s policy.
(The Daily Signal) – The United Nations will have a busy year in 2018 on the firearms front. That’s not good news for anyone in the U.S. who buys firearms. When it comes to the U.N. and guns, the best form of action is always inaction.
Worse, manufacturers and importers at this year’s SHOT Show—the Shooting, Hunting, and Outdoor Trade Show, organized by the National Shooting Sports Foundation, the trade association for the firearms industry, which ran from Jan. 23 to 26—believe they’re starting to see the results of past U.N. anti-gun efforts.
Bottom line: there are more problems for U.S. gun importers, while China gets a free pass on a critical issue.
The first headline event for the U.N. in 2018 will be, in June, a Review Conference of the Programme of Action to Prevent, Combat and Eradicate the Illicit Trade in Small Arms and Light Weapons in All Its Aspects. The program is usually (and mercifully) known as the PoA…
During the Obama administration years, both Barack Obama and former Secretary of State Hillary Clinton signed off on most of the anti-gun resolutions passed by the United Nations. The only thing that saved Americans from these uber-strict anti-gun laws was the fact that all treaties and international resolutions (including those of the UN) require a two-thirds majority vote by the Senate and Democrats did not have enough votes.