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weapons free

In air defense, a weapon control order imposing a status whereby weapons systems may be fired at any target not positively recognized as friendly. See also weapons hold; weapons tight.
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Meanwhile, 115 countries are part of nuclear weapons free zones which cover South-east Asia, Central Asia, the South Pacific, Latin America and the Caribbean and Africa.
Foreign Office in statement termed nuclear test of DPRK as violation of the United Nation Security Council Resolutions and is against the objective of a nuclear weapons free Korean peninsula.
ISLAMABAD -- Pakistan on Friday condemned the nuclear test conducted by the Democratic People's Republic of Korea terming it a 'violation of the United Nation Security Council Resolutions' and 'against the objective of a nuclear weapons free Korean peninsula.
Boukadoum stressed that unblocking the Conference on Disarmament and the establishment of nuclear weapons free zones in the world, will be among Algeria's priorities within this Committee.
TOKYO, Shawwal 24, 1436, August 09, 2015, SPA -- Japanese Prime Minister Shinzo Abe on Sunday marked the 70th anniversary of the atomic bombing of Nagasaki by renewing his commitment to a nuclear weapons free Japan, Reuters reported.
Since (the) 1970s, the General Assembly of the United Nations has been calling for the establishment of a nuclear weapons free zone in the Middle East," he said.
The agreement is based on what Egypt has put forward regarding a Middle East nuclear weapons free zone, including all weapons of mass destruction, in a serious and effective manner, and far from double standards or exceptions, a Foreign Ministry spokesman said in press statement.
More recently they have initiated the United Nations International Day Against Nuclear Tests and proposed a Universal Declaration for a Nuclear Weapons Free World.
Ambassador Aryasinha noted that Sri Lanka also "welcomes the establishment of nuclear weapons free zones in Latin America and the Caribbean (treaty of Tlatelolco), South Pacific (treaty of Rarotonga), Southeast Asia (Bangkok treaty) and Africa (Pelindaba treaty) in accordance with the guidelines of the United Nations Disarmament Commission.
Amman, August 24(Petra) -- A Jordanian parliamentary delegation, headed by Deputy Abdullah Nsour, will participate in the International Forum for a Nuclear Weapons Free World, scheduled to be held next week in Astana, Kazakhstan.
Since the mid-1970s they have called for making the entire Middle East a nuclear weapons free zone.
Due to the persistent refusal of the Israeli regime to join the NPT, the establishment of a nuclear weapons free zone in the Middle East, proposed by Iran in 1974, is yet to be implemented,' he said.

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