Slovakia: Succession to Treaty on the Non-Proliferation of Nuclear Weapons (NPT)

State Slovakia
Treaty Treaty on the Non-Proliferation of Nuclear Weapons (NPT)
Action Type Succession
Depositary Government of the United Kingdom
Date 17 April 1993
In a Note dated 15 April 1993, received on 17 April 1993 the Ministry of Foreign Affairs of the Slovak Republic notified the Secretary of State for Foreign and Commonwealth Affairs of the following:
In accordance with relevant principles and norms of international law and to the extent defined by it, the Slovak Republic as a successor state of the former Czech and Slovak Federative Republic considers itself bound as of January 1, 1993, i.e.  the date of division of the CSFR, by the Treaty on the Non-Proliferation of Nuclear Weapons, and act in conformity with its articles calling on the prevention of wider dissemination of nuclear weapons.
In order to ensure the continuous implementation of the Treaty on Non-Proliferation of Nuclear Weapons, in relation between the Slovak Republic and other parties to the Treaty, the Ministry of Foreign affairs of the Slovak Republic requests the United Kingdom of Great Britain and Northern Ireland in its capacity as depository state to communicate this information as soon as possible to the parties to the NPT.
Other Actions Succession on deposit with Moscow — 1 January 1993
Succession on deposit with Washington — 1 January 1993