TitleGeneral and complete disarmament : resolutions / adopted by the General Assembly.
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Urges the States members of the 2 major military alliances to make further progress towards the early establishment of a stable and secure balance of conventional armaments and forces, the achievement of increased security at lower levels of forces and the elimination of the capability for surprise attack and large-scale offensive action in Europe, a region with the largest concentration of armaments and forces in the world; encourages and calls upon all States, while taking into account the need to protect security and maintain necessary defensive capabilities, to intensify their efforts and take, either on their own or by agreement, appropriate steps in the field of conventional disarmament to promote progress in conventional disarmament, to enhance peace and security in their regions as well as globally and to contribute to overall progress towards the goal of general and complete disarmament; endorses the conclusions and recommendations of the Disarmament Commission at its 1990 substantive session on issues related to conventional disarmament, and recommends that States take them into due consideration in their efforts to promote progress in conventional disarmanent.
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. 62-70. - (GAOR, 45th sess., Suppl. no. 49).