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Tajik Lawmakers Ratify Biological Weapons Convention
The lower house of the parliament of Tajikistan yesterday ratified the Biological Weapons Convention, according to Tajik Web site Avesta (see GSN, Nov. 15; Avesta/BBC Worldwide Monitoring).
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