The former Yugoslav Republic of Macedonia
Practice Relating to the Prohibition of Certain Types of Landmines
The former Yugoslav Republic of Macedonia participated in all the preparatory meetings for the adoption of a treaty banning anti-personnel landmines, endorsed the Final Declaration of the Brussels Conference on Anti-personnel Landmines in June 1997 and attended the Oslo negotiations in September 1997. It also voted in favour of the UN General Assembly resolutions in support of a ban on anti-personnel landmines in 1996, 1997 and 1998.
At the 27th International Conference of the Red Cross and Red Crescent in 1999, the former Yugoslav Republic of Macedonia stated that it would “work with the States and the relevant international bodies on a total elimination of anti-personnel landmines globally and in the region”.