The rifle bullet was the first weapon specifically outlawed by international treaty.
The extremely varied uses of the term have radically different legal implications within international humanitarian law.
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The use of “asphyxiating, poisonous, or other gases, and of all analogous liquids” is prohibited.
By the 1925 Geneva Protocol, countries can develop and stockpile chemical weapons for “defensive” purposes.