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Malta
Practice Relating to Rule 73. Biological Weapons
At the Fourth Review Conference of States Parties to the Biological Weapons Convention in 1996, Malta stated that it “strongly supports the [Biological Weapons Convention] and is firmly committed to the total and comprehensive banning of biological weapons and to the control of the spread and use of such weapons”. 
Malta, Statement of 26 November 1996 at the Fourth Review Conference of States Parties to the Biological Weapons Convention, Geneva, 25 November–6 December 1996.