National laws, regulations and administrative procedures:
Law on Enhancing Penalties for Smugglers, 1971
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:
The records of manufacture, export, import and transfer of arms arem manintained by the relevant authorities in an organised manner.
Measures taken for undertaking traces and responding to tracing requests:
Following the adoption of the International Tracing Instrument, a study entitled "Reviewing the Procedures of Marking Small Arms and Light Weapons" was carried out.
Operational Informaton Exchange:
Iran hosted the first international conference of the Heads of Interpol of the Islamic countries in Isfahan and is seeking the continuation of this process (ITI, section VI, paragraph 29).
Needs and Request for Assistance::
Implementation challenges and opportunities:
Iran held a seminar to promote awareness among relevant officials and agencies of the International Tracing Instrument.
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