Practice Relating to Rule 74. Chemical Weapons
At the Conference of States Parties to the 1925 Geneva Protocol and Other Interested States in 1989, Thailand stated that it was strongly opposed to the development, production, stockpiling, and use of chemical weapons in any circumstances for whatever reasons.
In 1991, during a debate in the First Committee of the UN General Assembly, Thailand stated that it neither possessed nor produced chemical weapons.
In 1995, during a debate in the First Committee of the UN General Assembly, Thailand stated that the world community desired a complete elimination of chemical weapons.
At the First Conference of States Parties to the Chemical Weapons Convention in 1997, Thailand stated its full commitment to the 1993 Chemical Weapons Convention and emphasized the importance of establishing an effective mechanism to ensure universal compliance with the Convention.