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Appendix II: States party to the Treaty

Acronym Report No.13

(Date of Accession in brackets)

States Parties, January 2000:

Afghanistan (1970) Albania (1990) Algeria (1995)
Andorra (1995) Angola (1996) Antigua & Barbuda (1985)
Argentina (1995) Armenia (1993) Australia (1973)
Austria (1969) Azerbaijan (1992) The Bahamas (1976)
Bahrain (1988) Bangladesh (1979) Barbados (1980)
Belarus (1993) Belgium (1975) Belize (1985)
Benin (1972) Bhutan (1985) Bolivia (1970)
Bosnia & Herzogovina (1994) Botswana (1969) Brazil (1998)
Brunei (1985) Bulgaria (1969) Burkina Faso (1970)
Burundi (1971) Cambodia (1972) Cameroon (1969)
Canada (1969) Cape Verde (1979) Central African Republic (1970)
Chad (1971) Chile (1995) China (1992)
Colombia (1986) Comoros (1995) Congo (1978)
Costa Rica (1970) Cote d'Ivoire (1973) Croatia (1992)
Cyprus (1970) Czech Republic (1993) Democratic Republic of Congo (Zaire) (1970)
Denmark (1969) Djibouti (1996) Dominica (1984)
Dominican Republic (1971) Ecuador (1969) Egypt (1981)
El Salvador (1972) Equatorial Guinea (1984) Eritrea (1995)
Estonia (1992) Ethiopia (1970) Fiji (1972)
Finland (1969) France (1992) Gabon (1974)
The Gambia (1975) Georgia (1994) Germany (1975)
Ghana (1970) Greece (1970) Grenada (1975)
Guatemala (1970) Guinea (1985) Guinea-Bissau (1976)
Guyana (1993) Haiti (1970) Holy See (1971)
Honduras (1973) Hungary (1969) Iceland (1969)
Indonesia (1979) Iran (1970) Iraq (1969)
Ireland (1968) Italy (1975) Jamaica (1970)
Japan (1976) Jordan (1970) Kazakhstan (1994)
Kenya (1970) Kiribati (1985) Kyrgyzstan (1994)
North Korea (1985) South Korea (1975) Kuwait (1989)
Laos (1970) Latvia (1992) Lebanon (1970)
Lesotho (1970) Liberia (1970) Libya (1975)
Liechtenstein (1978) Lithuania (1991) Luxembourg (1975)
FYRO Macedonia (1995) Madagascar (1970) Malawi (1986)
Malaysia (1970) Maldive Islands (1970) Mali (1970)
Malta (1970) Marshall Islands (1995) Mauritania (1993)
Mauritius (1969) Mexico (1969) Micronesia (1995)
Moldova (1994) Monaco (1995) Mongolia (1969)
Morocco (1970) Mozambique (1990) Myanmar (1992)
Namibia (1992) Nauru (1982) Nepal (1970)
Netherlands (1975) New Zealand (1969) Nicaragua (1973)
Niger (1992) Nigeria (1968) Norway (1969)
Oman (1997) Palau (1995) Panama (1977)
Papua New Guinea (1982) Paraguay (1970) Peru (1970)
Philippines (1972) Poland (1969) Portugal (1977)
Qatar (1989) Romania (1970) Russia (1970)
Rwanda (1975) St. Kitts and Nevis (1993) St. Lucia (1979)
St. Vincent & the Grenadines (1984) San Marino (1970) SaoTome & Principe (1983)
Saudi Arabia (1988) Senegal (1970) Seychelles (1985)
Sierra Leone (1975) Singapore (1976) Slovakia (1993)
Slovenia (1992) Solomon Islands (1981) Somalia (1970)
South Africa (1991) Spain (1987) Sri Lanka (1979)
Sudan (1973) Suriname (1976) Swaziland (1969)
Sweden (1970) Switzerland (1977) Syria (1969)
Tajikistan (1995) Tanzania (1991) Thailand (1972)
Togo (1970) Tonga (1971) Trinidad & Tobago (1986)
Tunisia (1970) Turkey (1980) Turkmenistan (1994)
Tuvalu (1979) Uganda (1982) Ukraine (1994)
United Arab Emirates (1995) United Kingdom (1968) United States (1970)
Uruguay (1970) Uzbekistan (1992) Vanuatu (1995)
Venezuela (1975) Viet Nam (1982) Western Samoa (1975)
Yemen (1979) Yugoslavia (1970) Zambia (1991)
Zimbabwe (1991)

States not party (4): Cuba, India, Israel and Pakistan.

Note: 187 States Parties (not including Taiwan, but including Yugoslavia, although there is a dispute over whether Serbia/Montenegro can 'inherit' the seat of the former Republic of Yugoslavia. Croatia, Bosnia & Herzogovina, etc., have been required to accede separately).

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