"This is a very good framework, I think, to build on — it's fair, I think it's balanced, and it's strong. But it's only a framework," Mr. Woolcott said. "And it'll only be as good as its implementation."
Gun rights advocates fear U.N. treaty will lead to U.S. registry →
"This is a good day for the United Nations, and a good day for the peoples of the world," said Australian Ambassador Peter Woolcott, the lead negotiator during the process.