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  • Nuclear weapons state party to NPT with large nuclear arsenal and diverse delivery systems
  • Pursued covert biological weapons program during Soviet era while a state party to the BTWC
  • Announced destruction of chemical weapons stockpile in 2017, but accused of using CW for assassinations

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