Are Foreign Troops Given Authority To Enforce The UN Small Arms Trade Treaty On US Soil?

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As Barack Obama prepares to sign the United Nation’s Small  Arms Treaty when Congress concludes its summer session, some have wondered  whether or not it gives authority to use foreign troops on US soil to enforce  the treaty.

If you wish to understand just what is entailed in the Arms Trade Treaty  (ATT), you need look no further than Article 15 of the treaty (Click  here for a downloadable PDF or click here for the online version).  Article 15 reads:

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Benghazi Key Witness Made Available To Congress After “Administrative Error” Kept Him Hidden For Months

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Marine Col. George Bristol is a key witness in the Benghazi attack  investigation by Congress. On Friday, the Defense Department has now stated they  will allow members of Congress to speak with Col Bristol, who was in command of  the U.S. Special Forces in Northern Africa (AFRICOMM) on September 11, 2012.   Officials had previously told Congress that he was retired and couldn’t be found  and so could not be made available.  Now they are claiming that was an “administrative  error.”  U.S. Rep. Jason Chaffetz (R-UT) and Sen. Lindsey Graham (R-SC) were  among those who have never accepted that excuse.

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