TitleChemical and bacteriological (biological) weapons : resolutions / adopted by the General Assembly.
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Condemns vigorously all actions that violate or threaten to violate the obligations assumed under the Protocol for the Prohibition of the Use in War of Asphyxiating, Poisonous or Other Gases, and of Bacteriological Methods of Warfare, signed at Geneva 17 June 1925, and other relevant provisions of international law; renews its call to all States to observe strictly the principles and objectives of the 1925 Geneva Protocol, and reaffirms the vital necessity of upholding its provisions; endorses the proposals of the group of qualified experts established in pursuance of its resolution 42/37 C concerning technical guidelines and procedures to guide the Secretary-General in the conduct of timely and efficient investigation of the reports of use of chemical and bacteriological (biological) or toxin weapons; notes the continuing significance of the Security Council decision to consider immediately, taking into account the investigations of the Secretary-General, appropriate and effective measures in accordance with the Charter of UN should there be any future use of chemical weapons in violation of international law.
Adopted at the 54th plenary meeting, 4 Dec. 1990. In: Resolutions and decisions adopted by the General Assembly during its 45th session, Volume 1, 18 September-21 December 1990. - A/45/49. - 1991. - p. 60-62. - (GAOR, 45th sess., Suppl. no. 49).