Johnson-Smith reiterates call for concerted international effort against illegal firearm trade

Foreign Affairs Minister Kamina Johnson Smith, is reiterating Jamaica’s call for concerted international effort against the illegal trade in firearms.

This, as she notes that security concerns in the region have worsened due to illicit trafficking of firearms and weapons.

Mrs Johnson smith says gun violence is a major issue for countries like Jamaica, despite the fact that they do not manufacture weapons.

She was representing the prime minister at the summit of the heads of state and government of the community of Latin American and Caribbean States, Celac, on Tuesday.


Leave a Reply

XHTML: You can use these tags: <a href="" title=""> <abbr title=""> <acronym title=""> <b> <blockquote cite=""> <cite> <code> <del datetime=""> <em> <i> <q cite=""> <s> <strike> <strong>

This site uses Akismet to reduce spam. Learn how your comment data is processed.