CIAO DATE: 11/01

BTWC Parties and Signatories (in chronological order)


Biological and Toxin Weapons Convention Parties and Signatories (in chronological order)
The Sunshine Project
March 26, 1975


State Signature Deposit Total no. of
signatories
Total no.
of parties
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Saint Vincent and the Grenadines 13 May 1999 (s) (L)
Monaco 30 April 1999 (s)
Lithuania 10 February 1998(a) (L)
Latvia 6 February 1997(a) (L)
the former Yugoslav Republic of Macedonia 24 December 1996(s)* (M),14 March 1997(s) (L),23 April 1997(s) (W)
Georgia 22 May 1996(a) (L)
Uzbekistan 12 January 1996(a) (L),26 January 1996(a) (M)
Turkmenistan 11 January 1996(a) (M), (L), 8 March 1996(a) (W)
Bosnia and Herzegovina 15 August 1994(s) (W)
Armenia 7 June 1994(a) (M), (W)
Maldives 2 August 1993(a) (M)
Estonia 1 July 1993(a) (M),21 June 1993(a) (W)
Slovakia 17 May 1993(s) (L),10 June 1993(s)*** (W),25 June 1993(s) (M)
Croatia 28 April 1993(s)* (W)
Czech Republic 5 April 1993(s)** (L), 9 April 1973(s) (M) ,29 September 1993(s)*** (W)
Suriname 6 January 1993(a) (L),9 April 1993(a) (W)
Albania 3 June 1992(a) (W),11 August 1992(a) (L),
Uganda 12 May 1992(a) (W)
Slovenia 7 April 1992(s) (L),20 August 1992(s) (W)
Oman 31 March 1992(a) (W)
Botswana 10 April 1972 (W) 5 February 1992 (W)
Indonesia 20 June 1972 (M), (W),21 June 1972 (L),20 June 1972 4 February 1992 (M),19 February 1992 (L), 1April 1992 (W)
El Salvador 10 April 1972 (W) 31 December 1991(W)
Gambia 2 June 1972 (M),8 August 1972 (L),9 November 1972 (W) 21 November 1991(L), 1 August 1997 (W)
Malaysia 10 April 1972 ,(M), (L), (W) 6 September 1991* (M), (L),26 September 1991* (W)
Iraq 11 May 1972 (M) 19 June 1991 (M)
Swaziland 18 June 1991(a) (L)
Liechtenstein 30 May 1991(a) (W),31 May 1991(a) (M), 6 June 1991(a) (L)
Burkina Faso 17 April 1991(a) (W)
Saint Kitts and Nevis 2 April 1991(a) (L)
Brunei Darussalam 31 January 1991(a) (L)
Zimbabwe 5 November 1990(a) (L)
Vanuatu 12 October 1990(a) (L)
Equatorial Guinea 16 January 1989(a) (M),29 July 1992(a) (W)
Bahrain 28 October 1988(a)* (L)
Republic of Korea 10 April 1972* (L),10 April 1972 (W) 25 June 1987 (L), (W)
Democratic People's Republic of Korea 13 March 1987(a) (M)
Saint Lucia 26 November 1986(s) (L)
Bahamas 26 November 1986(a) (L)
Sri Lanka 10 April 1972,(M), (L), (W) 18 November 1986,(M), (L), (W)
Grenada 22 October 1986(a) (L)
Belize 20 October 1986(s) (L),15 November 1986(a) (W),13 January 1987(a) (M)
Peru 10 April 1972 (M), (L), (W),10 April 1972 5 June 1985 (M), (L),11 June 1985 (W)
Bangladesh 11 March 1985(a) (M),12 March 1985(a) (W),13 March 1985(a) (L)
China 15 November 1984(a)*,(M), (L), (W)
France 27 September 1984(a),(M), (L), (W)
Colombia 10 April 1972 (W) 19 December 1983 (W)
Germany 10 April 1972 ,(M), (L), (W) 7 April 1983 (L), (W)
Cambodia 10 April 1972 (W) 9 March 1983 (W)
Japan 10 April 1972 (M), (L), (W) 8 June 1982 (W),18 June 1982 (M), (L)
Libyan Arab Jamahiriya 19 January 1982(a) (M)
Solomon Islands 17 June 1981(s)* (L)
Uruguay 6 April 1981(a) (W)
Papua New Guinea 27 October 1980(a) (L),13 November 1980(a) (M),16 March 1981(a) (W)
Viet Nam 20 June 1980(a) (M)
Chile 10 April 1972 (M), (W), (L) 22 April 1980 (L)
Argentina 1 August 1972 (M),3 August 1972 (L) ,7 August 1972 (W) 27 November 1979 (W), 5 December 1979 (L),27 December 1979 (M)
Seychelles 11 October 1979(a) (L),16 October 1979(a) (W),24 October 1979(a) (M)
Sao Tome and Principe 24 August 1979(a) (M)
Romania 10 April 1972 ,(M), (L), (W) 25 July 1979 (W),26 July 1979 (L),27 July 1979 (M)
Spain 10 April 1972 (L), (W) 20 June 1979 (L), (W)
Yemen 26 April 1972 (M),10 May 1972 (L), (W) 1 June 1979 ,(M), (L), (W)
Belgium 10 April 1972,(M), (L), (W) 15 March 1979,(M), (L), (W)
Honduras 10 April 1972 (W) 14 March 1979 (W)
Dominica 8 November 1978(a) (L)
Congo 23 October 1978(a) (W)
Venezuela 10 April 1972 (W) 18 October 1978 ,(M), (L), (W)
Bhutan 8 June 1978(a) (L), (W)
Cape Verde 20 October 1977(a) (M)
Australia 10 April 1972,(M), (L), (W) 5 October 1977,(M), (L), (W)
Lesotho 10 April 1972 (W) 6 September 1977 (L)
Togo 10 April 1972 (W) 10 November 1976 (W)
Tonga 28 September 1976(a) (L)
Guinea-Bissau 20 August 1976(a) (M)
Sierra Leone 7 November 1972 (W),24 November 1972 (L) 29 June 1976 ,(M), (L), (W)
Paraguay 9 June 1976(a) (W)
Switzerland 10 April 1972*,(M), (L), (W) 4 May 1976**,(M), (L), (W)
Cuba 12 April 1972 (M) 21 April 1976 (M)
Luxembourg 10 April 1972 (M), (L),12 April 1972 (W) 23 March 1976 ,(M), (L), (W)
Sweden 27 February 1975,(M), (L), (W) 5 February 1976,(M), (L), (W)
Kenya 7 January 1976(a) (L)
Greece 10 April 1972 (L),12 April 1972 (W),14 April 1972 (M) 10 December 1975 (W)
Singapore 19 June 1972,(M), (L), (W) 2 December 1975,(M), (L), (W)
South Africa 10 April 1972 (W) 3 November 1975 (W)
Bolivia 10 April 1972 (W) 30 October 1975 (L), (W)
Democratic Republic of the Congo 10 April 1972 (M),10 April 1972 (W) 16 September 1975 (L),28 January 1977 (W)
Jamaica 13 August 1975(a) (L)
Nicaragua 10 April 1972 (L), (W) 7 August 1975 (W)
Ghana 10 April 1972 (M), (W) 6 June 1975 (L)
Jordan 10 April 1972 (W),17 April 1972 (L),24 April 1972 (M) 30 May 1975 (M), 2 June 1975 (W),27 June 1975 (L),
Italy 10 April 1972,(M), (L), (W) 30 May 1975,(M), (L), (W)
Thailand 17 January 1973 (W) 28 May 1975 (W)
Ethiopia 10 April 1972 (M), (L), (W) 26 May 1975 (M), (L),26 June 1975 (W)
Rwanda 10 April 1972 ,(M), (W), (L) 20 May 1975 ,(M), (W), (L)
Benin 10 April 1972 (W) 25 April 1975 (L), (W)
Qatar 14 November 1972 (L) 17 April 1975 (L)
Malta 11 September 1972 (L) 7 April 1975 (L)
United States of America 10 April 1972,(M), (L), (W) 26 March 1975,(M), (L), (W)
United Kingdom of Great Britain and Northern Ireland 10 April 1972 ,(M), (L), (W) 26 March 1975 (M),26 March 1975**, *** (L),26 March 1975** (W)
Ukraine 10 April 1972 (M) 26 March 1975 (M)
Senegal 10 April 1972 (W) 26 March 1975 (W)
Russian Federation 10 April 1972,(M), (L), (W) 26 March 1975,(M), (L), (W)
Lebanon 10 April 1972 (L), (W),21 April 1972 (M) 26 March 1975 (L), 2 April 1975 (M),13 June 1975 (W)
Belarus 10 April 1972 (M) 26 March 1975 (M)
Ecuador 14 June 1972 (W) 12 March 1975 (W)
San Marino 12 September 1972 (W),30 January 1973 (M),21 March 1973 (L) 11 March 1975 (L),17 March 1975 (W),27 March 1975 (M)
Afghanistan 10 April 1972 ,(M), (W), (L) 6 March 1975 (L)
Turkey 10 April 1972 ,(M), (L), (W) 25 October 1974 (M), 4 November 1974 (L), 5 November 1974 (W)
Pakistan 10 April 1972 ,(M), (L), (W) 25 September 1974 (M), 3 October 1974 (L), (W)
India 15 January 1973*,(M), (L), (W) 15 July 1974**,(M), (L), (W)
Mexico 10 April 1972 (M),10 April 1972* (L), (W) 8 April 1974 ,(M), (L), (W)
Panama 2 May 1972 (W) 20 March 1974 (W)
Finland 10 April 1972,(M), (L), (W) 4 February 1974,(M), (L), (W)
Costa Rica 10 April 1972 (W) 17 December 1973 (W)
Cyprus 14 April 1972 (M),10 April 1972 (L), (W) 6 November 1973 (L),13 November 1973 (W),21 November 1973 (M),
Yugoslavia 10 April 1972,(M), L), (W) 25 October 1973,(M), L), (W)
Guatemala 9 May 1972 (W) 19 September 1973 (W)
Fiji 22 February 1973 (L) 4 September 1973 (W) ,1 October 1973 (L),5 October 1973 (M)
Iran (Islamic Republic of) 10 April 1972 (M), (W),16 November 1972 (L) 22 August 1973 (L), (W),27 August 1973 (M)
Austria 10 April 1972,(M), (L), (W) 10 August 1973*,(M), (L), (W)
Norway 10 April 1972 ,(M), (L), (W) 1 August 1973 (L), (W),23 August 1973 (M)
Nigeria 3 July 1972 (M),10 July 1972 (L), 6 December 1972 (W) 3 July 1973 (W), 9 July 1973 (L),20 July 1973 (M)
Philippines 21 June 1972 (M),10 April 1972 (L), (W) 21 May 1973 (W)
Tunisia 10 April 1972 ,(M), (L), (W) 18 May 1973 (W),30 May 1973 (M), 6 June 1973 (L)
Lao People's Democratic Republic 10 April 1972 ,(M), (L), (W) 20 March 1973 (M),22 March 1973 (W),25 April 1973 (L)
Denmark 10 April 1972,(M), (L), (W) 1 March 1973,(M), (L), (W)
Brazil 10 April 1972 ,(M), (L), (W) 27 February 1973,(M), (L), (W)
Dominican Republic 10 April 1972 (W) 23 February 1973 (W)
Barbados 16 February 1973 (W) 16 February 1973 (W)
Iceland 10 April 1972,(M), (L), (W) 15 February 1973,(M), (L), (W)
Poland 10 April 1972,(M), (L), (W) 25 January 1973,(M), (L), (W)
Hungary 10 April 1972,(M), (L), (W) 27 December 1972,(M), (L), (W)
New Zealand 10 April 1972 ,(M), (L), (W) 13 December 1972 (W),18 December 1972 (L),10 January 1973 (M)
Ireland 10 April 1972* (L), (W) 27 October 1972 (L), (W)
Canada 10 April 1972,(M), (L), (W) 18 September 1972,(M), (L), (W)
Mongolia 10 April 1972 ,(M), (L), (W) 5 September 1972 (W),14 September 1972 (L),20 October 1972 (M),
Mauritius 10 April 1972 (W) 7 August 1972 (W),11 January 1973 (L),15 January 1973 (M),
Bulgaria 10 April 1972 (M), (L), (W) 2 August 1972 (L),13 September 1972 (W),19 September 1972 (M),
Kuwait 14 April 1972 (M), (W),27 April 1972 (L) 18 July 1972* (W),26 July 1972* (L), 1 August 1972* (M)
Niger 21 April 1972 (W) 23 June 1972 (W)
Saudi Arabia 12 April 1972 (W) 24 May 1972 (W)
Portugal 29 June 1972 (W) 15 May 1972 ,(M), (L), (W)
Netherlands 10 April 1972 ,(M), (L), (W) 10 April 1972* (L),10 April 1972*, ** (W),22 June 1981(M)
United Republic of Tanzania 16 August 1972 (L)
United Arab Emirates 28 September 1972 (L)
Syrian Arab Republic 14 April 1972 (M)
Somalia 3 July 1972 (M)
Nepal 10 April 1972,(M), (L), (W)
Myanmar 10 April 1972,(M), (L), (W)
Morocco 2 May 1972 (L),3 May 1972 (W),5 June 1972 (M)
Mali 10 April 1972 (W)
Malawi 10 April 1972 (W)
Madagascar 13 October 1972 (L)
Liberia 10 April 1972 (W),14 April 1972 (L)
Haiti 10 April 1972 (W)
Guyana 3 January 1973 (W)
Gabon 10 April 1972 (L)
Egypt 10 April 1972 (M), (L)
Cte d'Ivoire 23 May 1972 (W)
Central African Republic 10 April 1972 (W)
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