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The weapon's armoury was also empty while outside, riot shields, helmets and other pieces of police anti-personnel weapons were being carried by the separatists.
Research on the internet showed the item, about the size of a rifle, bore a striking resemblance to Portuguese swivel guns, used as anti-personnel weapons on ships in the 16th Century.
Representatives of about 100 nations began signing the ambitious treaty Dec 3 morning formally renouncing the use of the bombs, typically anti-personnel weapons that eject dozens of explosive bomblets when detonated.
UN Secretary General Ban Ki-moon said that exactly 11 years ago, governments, international organizations, parliamentarians and civil society gathered for the historic signing of the land-mine convention which banned those anti-personnel weapons.
Other anti-personnel weapons such as air-fuel explosives were deployed to burn up all oxygen as a means of killing all life in a particular area.