Among its reasons for reintroducing weapons into Solomon Islands' police force, RAMSI states that

Under international conventions it is a requirement that all international airports maintain an armed police presence. Without rearmament, the RSIPF will not be able to meet this obligation, which would impact on their ability to have a working international airport.

Which international conventions are referred to here and what is the rationale for this requirement? What are the extent of these obligations?

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    It might be helpful for you to look at the International Civil Aviation Organizations website.
    – Zizouz212
    Jul 25, 2016 at 17:07


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