Bonnie Docherty Delivers Statement on CCW Cluster Munitions Protocol

Thank you, Mr. Chairman.

Discussions on cluster munitions have been ongoing in the forum of the 1980 Convention on Conventional Weapons (CCW) for more than a decade. Since 2007 a Group of Government Experts (GGE) has been meeting regularly to negotiate a new legally binding agreement.

We find this lengthy process and its draft protocol problematic. 

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