TitleReduction of military budgets : resolutions / adopted by the General Assembly.
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Declares that it is possible to achieve international agreements on the reduction of military budgets without prejudice to the right of all States to undiminished security, self-defence and sovereignty; appeals to all States to exercise self-restraint in their military expenditures with a view to reallocating the funds thus saved to economic and social development, particularly for the benefit of developing countries.
Adopted at the 113th plenary meeting, 12 Dec. 1985. In: Resolutions and decisions adopted by the General Assembly during its 40th session, 17 September-18 December 1985, 28 April-9 May and 20 June 1986. - A/40/53. - 1986. - p. 76-77. - (GAOR, 40th sess., Suppl. no. 53).