SAO TOME AND PRINCIPE, 17 March (Office
for Disarmament Affairs) - On 16 March, at its thirty-second ministerial
meeting held in Sao Tomé, the United Nations Standing Advisory Committee
on Security Questions in Central Africa adopted the "Sao Tomé Declaration
on a Central African Common Position on the Arms Trade Treaty".
The United Nations Committee is composed
of the following Member States: Angola, Burundi, Cameroon, Central African
Republic, Chad, Congo, Democratic Republic of the Congo, Equatorial Guinea,
Gabon, Rwanda and Sao Tome and Principe.