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154 countries voted for the treaty in New York, while Iran, Syria and North Korea voted against, and 23 countries abstained. — RT News
- U.N. passes sweeping international arms regulation viewed by some as Second Amendment override - Washington Times
The United Nations General Assembly on Tuesday signed off on a sweeping, first-of-its-kind treaty to regulate the international arms trade, brushing aside worries from U.S. gun rights advocates that the pact could lead to a national firearms registry and disrupt the American gun market.