United States of America
Declaration: "Pursuant to article XII, the United States will not be bound by article I of the Protocol."
Official Records of the General Assembly, Thirty-third Session, Supplement No. 45 (A/3345), p. 217.
The German Democratic Republic had acceded to the Protocol on 31 August 1989. See also note 2 under “Germany” in the “Historical Information” section in the front matter of this volume.
Czechoslovakia had acceded to the Protocol on 5 March 1990 with the following reservation:
Pursuant to article XII [of the Protocol], the Czechoslovak Socialist Republic declares that it shall not consider itself bound by the provision of its article I.
See also note 1 under “Czech Republic” and note 1 under “Slovakia” in the “Historical Information” section in the front matter of this volume.