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Colby Goodman

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More than F-16 Bolts: A Problematic Ruse on Export Reform

June 6, 2014

Since the launch of its Export Control Reform Initiative in 2010, the Obama Administration has often highlighted the need to reduce export controls on military parts such as M1A1 tank brake pads, F-16 fighter bolts, or urine bags in military aircraft. Now some are pushing for less scrutiny on exports.

Growing Concerns Over Deregulation of Arms Export Controls

April 7, 2014

U.S. law enforcement officials are increasingly worried that their efforts to stem the illicit trafficking of U.S. arms could be undermined by an Obama Administration initiative to deregulate export controls.