Excerpt from S/RES/2301 (2016), op. 34 (a) (vii), and (c) (v) and (vi)

Decides that [UN Mission]’s strategic objective is to support the creation of conditions conducive to the sustainable reduction of the presence of, and threat posed by, armed groups through a comprehensive approach ... that combines and includes the following core priority tasks: (a) Support for the reconciliation and stabilization political processes, the extension of State authority and the preservation of territorial integrity ... (viii) To actively seize, confiscate and destroy, as appropriate, the weapons and ammunitions of armed elements, including all militias and other non-state armed groups, who refuse or fail to lay down their arms; ... (c) Disarmament, Demobilization, Reintegration (DDR) and Repatriation (DDRR) ... (v) To provide technical assistance to [affected country’s] authorities in their development and operationalization of a national commission for Small Arms and Light Weapons to address civilian disarmament and the fight against the illicit proliferation of small arms and light weapons; (vi) To destroy, as appropriate, the weapons and ammunitions of disarmed combatants in keeping with its effort to seize and collect arms and related materiel the supply, sale or transfer of which violate the measures imposed by [paragraph of Security Council resolution establishing an arms embargo in relation to the situation in affected country];