K. Tokayev, president of Kazakhstan today signed the law on the ratification of TPNW.
It is, without doubt, a day of joy for Kazakhstan and for our entire planet.
The President of Kazakhstan ratifies the TPNW
Kazakhstan joins the group of states that have signed the treaty banning nuclear weapons.
We appreciate this step forward taken by Kazakhstan, thinking about the current and future welfare of its citizens and of all humanity.
Treaty on the Prohibition of Nuclear Weapons
El Treaty on the Prohibition of Nuclear Weapons (TPNW, for its acronym in English), is a historic international agreement.
The 7 of 2017 in July was adopted at the United Nations.
Before being approved, nuclear weapons were the only weapons of mass destruction not subject to a comprehensive ban.
All in spite of its catastrophic, widespread and persistent humanitarian and environmental consequences that entails its use.
This new agreement fills a significant gap in international law.