Related Rule
Syrian Arab Republic
Practice Relating to Rule 73. Biological Weapons
In 1993, during a debate in the First Committee of the UN General Assembly, the Syrian Arab Republic advocated a proposal to make the Middle East a zone free from weapons of mass destruction. 
Syrian Arab Republic, Statement before the First Committee of the UN General Assembly, UN Doc. A/C.1/48/SR.9, 22 October 1993, § 44.
In 1994, during a debate in the First Committee of the UN General Assembly, the Syrian Arab Republic supported an initiative to make the Middle East a zone free from weapons of mass destruction. 
Syrian Arab Republic, Statement before the First Committee of the UN General Assembly, UN Doc. A/C.1/49/PV.7, 20 October 1994, p. 20.