North Macedonia: Succession to Biological Weapons Convention

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Government of the United States of America
23 April 1997

Date of receipt of notification of succession by Macedonia; the former Socialist Federal Republic of Yugoslavia signed the Convention on April 10, 1972 and deposited an instrument of ratification on October 25, 1973.

Formerly known as the former Yuguslav Republic of Macedonia until 13 February 2019.


Note: Although the United Nations has received a Note Verbale dated 14 February 2019 from the Republic of North Macedonia regarding the name change, the official lists of the depositary countries are yet to reflect the change.
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