CANWFZ

AcronymDefinition
CANWFZCentral Asian Nuclear-Weapon-Free Zone (treaty)
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The United States is not eligible to be a party to the CANWFZ Treaty itself, but as an NPT nuclear weapons state is eligible to join the Treaty s Protocol.
The Administration is satisfied that the CANWFZ Treaty is consistent with U.S.
Central Asian Nuclear Weapon Free Zone (Treaty of Semipalatinsk): The idea of a Central Asia Nuclear Weapon Free Zone (CANWFZ) dates back to the 1992 initiative by Mongolia declaring itself a NWFZ and calling for regional NWFZ.
President of Kyrgyzstan Almazbek Atambayev underlined importance of signing of the Protocol to the Central Asian Nuclear-Weapon-Free-Zone (CANWFZ) Treaty by the United States, the United Kingdom, France, China, and Russia on May 6, 2014, in his remarks at the Fourth Summit of the Conference on Interaction and Confidence Building Measures in Asia on May 21 in Shanghai.