Russian Federation: Ratification of Antarctic Treaty

State Russian Federation
Treaty Antarctic Treaty
Action Type Ratification
Depositary Government of the United States of America
Date 2 November 1960

The Treaty was signed and ratified by the former Union of Soviet Socialist Republics.  By a note dated January 13, 1992, the Russian Federation informed the United States Government that it “continues to perform the rights and fulfil the obligations following from the international agreements signed by the Union of Soviet Socialist Republics.”

Other Actions Signature on deposit with Washington — 1 December 1959