Treaty on the Prohibition of the Emplacement of Nuclear Weapons and Other Weapons of Mass Destruction on the Seabed and Ocean Floor and in the Subsoil Thereof (Seabed Treaty)
The treaty prevents placement of NBC weapons on the seabed and ocean floor to eliminate the possibility of an underwater arms race and promote the peaceful exploration of water bodies.
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- Currently decommissioning its only nuclear reactor, the Salaspils research reactor
- Transferred all of its HEU back to Russia by 2008
- Revamped its export control system as a prerequisite of joining the European Union