National report on the implementation of PoA, 2010
National laws, regulations and administrative procedures:
The Transitional Penal Code of Eritrea (TCPE) of 1991 effectively has provisions governing the production, export, import, transit and retransfer of SALW.
National Marking Practices
Marking at the time of import:
Marking of SALW in the possession of government
armed and security forces:
Measures against the removal or alteration of markings:
Accurate and comprehensive records for all marked SALW
within their territory:
All arms under the control of the state were captured from enemy during the struggle for independence or the 1998-2000 war. These arms have different marking systems due to different manufactures. These marks are cautiously registered and recorded in the National Staff of Ordnance.
Measures taken for undertaking traces and responding to tracing requests: