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&       Antarctica,     No military use of               Meetings at        Designated observers     No military use,     None.                     None.
        including ice   Antarctica; no nuclear           “suitable          can inspect “any and     nuclear or
        shelves.        explosions (peaceful or          intervals”;        all areas of             otherwise;
                        otherwise); no nuclear waste     review after 30    Antarctica,” including   prohibits new
                        storage.                         years”;            ships and planes in      claims to
                                                         cooperative        port.                    Antarctica.
                                                         dispute
                                                         resolution, then
                                                         to the ICJ.
&       Mexico, the     No testing, use,                 Biennial           Exchange of reports;     Allows peaceful      I: NWS with               II: NWS will not
        Caribbean,      manufacture, production,         sessions;          IAEA safeguarding;       nuclear explosions   territories in the        use or threaten to
        Central         acquisition, receipt, storage,   cooperative        violations reported to   with transparency,   zone       France, UK,    use nuclear weapons
        America, and    installation, or deployment      dispute            UN Security Council,     however this         US ratified;              against Treaty
        South           of nuclear weapons; no           resolution, then   UN General               controversial        II: NWS will not          Parties    all
        America.        encouraging the above.           to the ICJ.        Assembly, OAS, and       provision has been   contribute to             ratified.
                                                                            IAEA.                    negated by NPT       violations all
                                                                                                     and CTBT states.     ratifiediii.
&       Australia,      No production, acquisition,      Regular reports,   Exchange of reports;     Prohibits all        I: NWS with               II: NWS will not
    $   New Zealand,    possession, testing, or          but meetings       IAEA safeguarding;       nuclear activity,    territories in the zone   use or threaten to
        and the South   control of any nuclear           must be called     special inspections of   peaceful or              all three signed,     use any nuclear
        Pacific         explosive device; no             by a Party;        any relevant area.       otherwise, except    France, UK ratified:      explosive device
        Forum.          encouraging the above; no        cooperative                                 export of            III: NWS will not test    against Treaty
                        fissile material or related      dispute                                     equipment and        in the zone      all      Parties or territories
                        equipment provided to NWS        resolution only.                            materials for        signed, United States     of states that have
                        or NNWS unless under NPT                                                     peaceful nuclear     have not ratified.        acceded to the
                        and IAEA regulations; no                                                     use under the NPT                              Treaty all have
                        radioactive dumping or                                                       and IAEA.                                      signed, United
                        storage.                                                                                                                    States have not
                                                                                                                                                    ratified.




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$' '   Southeast      No production,                Meeting concurrent         Exchange of        Allows peaceful      I: NWS not contribute      I: NWS will not
 &     Asia.          acquisition, possession,      with ASEAN sessions;       reports; IAEA      safeguarded          to violations none         use or threaten to
                      testing, transporting,        10 year review             safeguarding;      nuclear programs;    signed.                    use nuclear
                      stationing, or control of     conference;                fact-finding       states decide for                               weapons against
                      nuclear weapons; no           cooperative dispute        mandate.           themselves whether                              any State Party, or
                      encouraging the above; no     resolution, then refer                        to allow foreign                                in the zone none
                      fissile material or related   problems to IAEA,                             nuclear weapons                                 signed.
                      equipment provided to         UN Security Council,                          passage through
                      NWS or NNWS unless            and UN General                                territory.
                      under NPT and IAEA            Assembly.
                      regulations; no radioactive
                      dumping or storage.
(      Africa,        No research, development,     Biennial sessions;         Exchange of        Specifically         II: NWS will not test in   I: NWS will not
&      island state   production, acquisition,      cooperative dispute        reports, African   prohibits nuclear    the zone all have          use or threaten to
       members of     assistance, control, or       resolution, then           Commission on      weapon research;     signed: China, France,     use nuclear
       OAU/AU.        testing of nuclear            referred to the ICJ.       Nuclear Energy.    mandates nuclear     UK ratified; III:          weapons against
                      explosive devices; no                                                       weapon program       (France) will apply        any Treaty Party or
                      assistance or                                                               reversal.            provisions to its          any territory in the
                      encouragement of the                                                                             territories in the zone    zone      all have
                      above; mandates reversal                                                                         France ratified.           signed; China,
                      of nuclear capabilities                                                                                                     France, UK
                      according to IAEA                                                                                                           ratified.
                      procedures; mandates
                      IAEA physical protection
                      procedures; prohibits
                      armed attack of nuclear
                      installations.




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             Central                                        Annual sessions and       Exchange of     Requires                I: NWS not contribute   I: NWS will not
             Asia           No research, development,       extraordinary             reports; IAEA   Additional              to violations           use or threaten to
         &                  manufacturing,
             (Kazakhstan                                    consultative meetings     safeguarding    Protocol; Article 12                            use nuclear
             Kyrgyzstan     stockpiling, acquisition,       at the request of any                     says that treaty                                weapons against
    ))       Tajikistan     possession, testing, or         State Party to the                        does not affect                                 any Treaty Party.
     *       Turkmenistan   control over any nuclear        Treaty/ disputes are to                   rights and
!            Uzbekistan)    weapon or other nuclear         be settled through                        obligations of the
                            explosive device; no            negotiation or “by                        Parties under other
                            assistance or                   other means as may be                     international
                            encouragement of the            deemed necessary by                       treaties concluded
                            above; mandates the entry       the Parties”                              prior CANWFZ
                            into force an IAEA                                                        entry into forceix;
                            Safeguards Agreement                                                      Allows each state
                            and the Additional                                                        to decide for itself
                            Protocol within 18 months                                                 whether to allow
                            after the treaty’s entry into                                             transit of nuclear
                            force; mandates export                                                    weapons through
                            controls under which                                                      airspace or at ports;
                            member states will not                                                    Bans the import of
                            provide source or any                                                     radioactive waste.
                            special fissionable                                                       from outside the
                            material or related                                                       zone; Requires the
                            equipment to any NNWS                                                     assistance of any
                            that has not concluded an                                                 effort toward the
                            IAEA comprehensive                                                        environmental
                            safeguards agreement and                                                  rehabilitation of
                            Additional Protocol;                                                      territories
                            mandates IAEA physical                                                    contaminated as
                            protection procedures and                                                 result of past
                            standards expressed in the                                                activities related to
                            Convention on Physical                                                    the development,
                            Protection of Nuclear                                                     production, or
                            Material                                                                  storage of nuclear
                                                                                                      weapons or other
                                                                                                      nuclear explosive
                                                                                                      devices




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i
   China has pledged not to use or threaten to use nuclear weapons against any Non-Nuclear Weapon State or Nuclear Weapon-Free Zone at any time or under any
circumstances.
ii
    There are 17 non-consultative parties.
iii
    The U.S. reserves the right to make peaceful nuclear explosions available “in a manner consistent with” U.S. policy on the proliferation of nuclear weapons.
iv
    China has pledged not to use or threaten to use nuclear weapons against any Non-Nuclear Weapon State or Nuclear Weapon-Free Zone at any time or under any
circumstances.
v
    The Treaty entered into force on the deposit of the seventh instrument of ratification all signatories except for the Philippines have ratified.
vi
    Algeria, Botswana, Burkina Faso, Cote d’Ivoire, Equatorial Guniea, Gambia, Guinea, Kenya, Lesotho, Madagascar, Mali, Mauritania, Mauritius, Nigeria, South
Africa, Swaziland, Togo, Tanzania, and Zimbabwe have ratified the Treaty and also deposited their respective instruments of ratification. It shall enter into force on
the date of deposit of the 28th instrument of ratification.
vii
     China has pledged not to use or threaten to use nuclear weapons against any Non-Nuclear Weapon State or Nuclear Weapon-Free Zone at any time or under any
circumstances.
viii
     The treaty has not yet entered into force. It will enter into force 30 days after the date of the deposit of the fifth instrument of ratification.
ix
    This clause has become the point of contention between the Central Asian States and some of the nuclear-weapon-states (NWS).




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