Why can't this Administration be on the compassionate, moral side of issues like this? If you remember, they snubbed the same type of initiative on land mines.
I guess for those who shoot their friends in the face, the maiming of a child is not much to fret over................
OSLO, Norway - Forty-six nations adopted a declaration Friday calling for a 2008 treaty banning cluster bombs, saying the weapons kill and maim long after conflicts end and inflict "unacceptable harm" on civilians, particularly children.
Some key arms makers — including the U.S., Russia, Israel and China — snubbed the conference of 49 nations.