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The prohibition on seeking or receiving assistance

Five states not party — Belarus, France, Russia, the United Kingdom, and the United States — engaged in conduct in 2021 that was not compatible with the TPNW’s prohibition on seeking or receiving assistance to engage in a prohibited act.

Belarus’s president, Alexander Lukashenko, in an interview on 30 November 2021 by Russia’s Rossiya  Segodnya news agency (also known as Sputnik), where he said that Belarus is willing to host Russian nuclear weapons.
Belarus’s president, Alexander Lukashenko, in an interview on 30 November 2021 by Russia’s Rossiya Segodnya news agency (also known as Sputnik), where he said that Belarus is willing to host Russian nuclear weapons. Photo: Nikolay Petrov/AP/NTB
Compliance and compatibility with the TPNW's prohibition on seeking or receiving assistance
Compliance and compatibility with the TPNW's prohibition on seeking or receiving assistance
ARTICLE 1(1)(f) - INTERPRETATION