The United Nations Arms Trade Treaty has mixed success, but its aims remain worth supporting.
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The rise of China and the US response are set to dominate discussions at the meeting of Asia-Pacific Economic Cooperation (APEC) leaders in San Francisco.
Global leaders who style themselves as military strong men may weaken United Nations negotiations over the trade in arms.
The global trade in arms is worth more than two trillion dollars. A UN conference this week aims to bring more oversight to this deadly industry.
All corners of the planet are en route to better internet access, helping send the traditional language barriers plaguing global trade tumbling.
China’s presence in the Pacific has taken new forms. What was once purely economic, is now much deeper.