II.C.2  JOINT STATEMENT OF 20 SEPTEMBER 1961 BY THE UNITED STATES OF AMERICA AND THE UNION OF SOVIET SOCIALIST REPUBLICS ON AGREED PRINCIPLES FOR FUTURE DISARMAMENT NEGOTIATIONS
(895 words)

Issued on 20 September 1961

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Having conducted an extensive exchange of view on disarmament pursuant to their agreement announced in the General Assembly on 30 March 1961,

Noting with concern that the continuing arms race is a heavy burden for humanity and is fraught with dangers for the cause of world peace,

Reaffirming their adherence to all the provisions of the General Assembly resolution 1378 (XIV) of 20 November 1959,

Affirming that to facilitate the attainment of general and complete disarmament in a peaceful world it is…

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“II.C.2  JOINT STATEMENT OF 20 SEPTEMBER 1961 BY THE UNITED STATES OF AMERICA AND THE UNION OF SOVIET SOCIALIST REPUBLICS ON AGREED PRINCIPLES FOR FUTURE DISARMAMENT NEGOTIATIONS”, in: International Law & World Order: Weston's & Carlson's Basic Documents, Weston & Carlson. Consulted online on 24 November 2017 <http://dx.doi.org/10.1163/2211-4394_ilwo_COM_031557>
First published online: 2015
First print edition: 20160419



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