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Summary of African Nuclear-Weapon-Free Zone
(Treaty of Pelindaba)

Dates of Signature, Ratification and Deposit
(As of February 17, 1998)

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Country Signature Ratification Date of Deposit
Algeria 04/11/96 12/23/97 02/11/98
Angola 04/11/96
Benin 04/11/96
Botswana --
Burkina Faso 04/11/96
Burundi 04/11/96
Cameroon 04/11/96
Cape Verde 04/11/96
Central African Republic 04/11/96
Chad 04/11/96
Comoros 04/11/96
Congo 01/27/97
Cote d'Ivoire 04/11/96
Dem. Rep. of Congo 04/11/96
Djibouti 04/11/96
Egypt 04/11/96
Equatorial Guinea --
Eritrea 04/11/96
Ethiopia 04/11/96
Gabon 04/11/96
Gambia 04/11/96 09/03/96 10/16/96
Ghana 04/11/96
Guinea 04/11/96
Guinea-Bissau 04/11/96
Kenya 04/11/96
Lesotho 04/11/96
Liberia 07/09/96
Libya 04/11/96
Madagascar --
Malawi 04/11/96
Mali 04/11/96
Mauritania 04/11/96
Mauritius 04/11/96 04/19/96 04/24/96
Morocco 04/11/96
Mozambique 04/11/96
Namibia 04/11/96
Niger 04/11/96
Nigeria 04/11/96
Rwanda 04/11/96
Sao Tome & Principe 07/09/96
Senegal 04/11/96
Seychelles 07/09/96
Sierra Leone 04/11/96
Somalia --
South Africa 04/11/96
Sudan 04/11/96
Swaziland 04/11/96
Tanzania 04/11/96
Togo 04/11/96
Tunisia 04/11/96
Uganda 04/11/96
Zambia 04/11/96
Zimbabwe 04/11/96
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PROTOCOL I

Country Signature Ratification Date of Deposit
France 04/11/96 07/31/97 10/10/97
People's Republic of China 04/11/96 09/06/96 09/20/96
Russian Federation 11/05/96
United Kingdom 04/11/96
United States of America 04/11/96

PROTOCOL II

Country Signature Ratification Date of Deposit
France 04/11/96 07/31/97 10/10/97
People's Republic of China 04/11/96 09/06/96 09/20/96
Russian Federation 11/05/96
United Kingdom 04/11/96
United States of America 04/11/96

PROTOCOL III

Country Signature Ratification Date of Deposit
France 04/11/96 07/31/97 10/10/97
Spain