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What does SALW stand for?

SALW stands for Small Arms and Light Weapons

This definition appears very rarely and is found in the following Acronym Finder categories:

  • Military and Government

Samples in periodicals archive:

It also includes the initial findings of a multi-year project to examine illicit small arms and light weapons, focusing on Afghanistan, Iraq, and Somalia, where it reportedly discovered the use of older-generation weapons among non-state armed groups.
Summary: New York, June 14, 2010, SPA -- Street gangs have mostly defeated crack-downs such as increased police sweeps, curfews and longer prison terms for gang leaders, while taking advantage of the profusion of small arms and light weapons around the world, dpa cited a study.