Democratic People’s Republic of Korea
Practice Relating to Rule 74. Chemical Weapons
In a statement in January 1989, the Ministry of Foreign Affairs of the Democratic People’s Republic of Korea stated:
The government of the Republic in the future, too, as in the past, will not test, produce, store and introduce from outside nuclear and chemical weapons and will never permit the passage of foreign … chemical weapons through our territory and territorial waters and air.
In 1995, during a debate in the First Committee of the UN General Assembly, the Democratic People’s Republic of Korea stated that it was opposed “in principle” to chemical weapons.