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Vienna based Myanmar Permanent Representative shares Myanmar’s views relating to Nuclear Non-proliferation regime at the IAEA Board of Governors’ meeting(16-9-2022)

The Permanent Representative explained to the meeting that Myanmar is a State Party to the Treaty on the Non-Proliferation of Nuclear Weapons (NPT), Comprehensive Nuclear-Test-Ban Treaty (CTBT), Convention on the Physical Protection of Nuclear Material and Nuclear Facilities (CPPNM) and its Amendment, and the Treaty of Southeast Asia Nuclear Weapon Free Zone (SEANWFZ). It has also signed the Treaty on the Prohibition of Nuclear Weapons (TPNW), the Comprehensive Safeguards Agreement (CSA) and NPT’s additional protocol (AP). Myanmar is actively cooperating with the IAEA and consistently supports the Agency’s mandates and activities under IAEA’s statute in promoting and strengthening global nuclear safety, security and safeguards, as well as peaceful use of nuclear technology.
(16 September 2022)
Ambassador U Min Thein, Myanmar Permanent Representative to the United Nations and International Organizations based in Vienna, discussed Myanmar’s views relating to Nuclear Non-proliferation regime on the fifth day of the Board of Governors’ meeting of the International Atomic Energy Agency (IAEA) which was held at the Vienna International Centre from 12 to 16 September 2022.
In addition, the Permanent Representative underscored the importance of the fact to refrain from direct or indirect transfer of nuclear weapons and other nuclear explosive devices from nuclear-weapon States to non-nuclear-weapon States in order to maintain global peace and stability while supporting the promotion of peaceful use of nuclear energy. He reiterated Myanmar’s support for the continuation of the important roles of IAEA and intergovernmental discussion process on the nuclear non-proliferation matters. <!–


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