19:32 14 March 2017
Pakistan vows not to proliferate nuclear weapons again
ISLAMABAD, March 14, Kyodo
Pakistan on Tuesday declared its commitment not to proliferate nuclear weapons technology again, as required by a U.N. Security Council resolution adopted 13 years ago after it did just that.
In an address at a seminar, Advisor to the Prime Minister on Foreign Affairs Sartaj Aziz "reaffirmed Pakistan's commitment not to transfer weapons of mass destruction to states or non-state actors," the Foreign Ministry said in a press statement.
"Pakistan will continue to partner with international community to prevent non-state actors from acquiring these weapons," it said, adding that the country has already taken a wide-range of legal, regulatory, organizational and enforcement measures to that end.
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