Arms Trade

Letter to Senate on Crisis in Yemen and Arms Sales to Saudia Arabia
Archbishop Timothy P. Broglio, July 19, 2018

Letter to National Security Advisor Rice on Framework for Policy on the Use of Armed Drones
Bishop Oscar Cantú, May 11, 2015

Background on Armed Drones
January 2014

Statement at the Annual Meeting of the High Contracting Parties to the Convention on Prohibitions or Restrictions on the Use of Certain Conventional Weapons Which May Be Deemed to Be Excessively Injurious or to Have Indiscriminate Effects
Archbishop Silvano M. Tomasi, Permanent Representative of the Holy See to the United Nations and Other International Organization in Geneva, November 2013

Letter Commending Secretary Kerry on Arms Trade Treaty and Iran Talks
Bishop Richard E. Pates, October 4, 2013

Letter from 33 National Organizations on Arms Trade Treaty
Bishop Richard E. Pates, August 19, 2013

Letter to Administration/Congress on Drones & Targeted Killings
Bishop Richard E. Pates, May 17, 2013

Letter to Secretary Kerry on Arms Trade Treaty
Bishop Richard E. Pates, April 11, 2013

Background on Arms Control
February 2008

Background on Nuclear Arms and Landmines
February 2007

Letter to President Bush before G-8 Summit
Bishop William Skylstad, June 28, 2005

Testimony on the Moscow Treaty on Strategic Offensive Reductions Before the Senate Foreign Relations Committee
Fr. Drew Christiansen, July 23, 2002

Statement on New Nuclear Treaty and U.S. Nuclear Weapons Policy
Most Reverend Wilton D. Gregory, May 24, 2002

Joint Nuclear Reduction/Disarmament Press Release & Statement
June 2000

Bishop of Military Services Endorses Treaty
Bishop John Glynn, October 7, 1999

Senate Rejection of Test Ban a Defeat for Arms Control
Bishop Joseph Fiorenza, October 14, 1999

Sowing Weapons of War: A Pastoral Reflection of the Arms Trade and Landmines
National Conference of Catholic Bishops, June 16, 1995

Brief Overview of Catholic Just War Tradition
A Statement by the United States Catholic Conference, November 1993