Bahamas: Succession to Outer Space Treaty

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Government of the United States of America
13 August 1976

The Embassy of the Commonwealth of The Bahamas transmitted to the Department of State, by note dated August 13, 1976, a note of the Minister of External Affairs of The Commonwealth of The Bahamas, dated July 16, 1976, stating that the Government of The Commonwealth of The Bahamas has examined the Treaty and “declares that it considers itself bound thereby by virtue of the signature of the United Kingdom and pursuant to customary international law.  I would therefore request you to consider listing The Commonwealth of The Bahamas as a party to [the Treaty].”

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