As a signatory to the Comprehensive Test Ban Treaty (CTBT), the Islamic Republic of Iran believes that Nuclear Disarmament should be put on the agenda of the international community and nuclear tests with any motivation should be prohibited," Iran's Deputy Ambassador to the United Nations Eshaq Ale-Habib said at an informal UN General Assembly meeting dedicated to the International Day against Nuclear Testing.
What does CTB stand for?
CTB stands for Comprehensive Test Ban
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- Combat Trauma Bag
- Combined Targeting Board
- Command Training Brief
- Commercial Traffic Bulletin
- Common Track Block
- Commonwealth Transportation Board (Virginia Department of Transportation)
- Communications Test Bed
- Community Tool Box (various organizations)
- Compagnie des Transports de Bourges (French transportation company)
- Composite Triple Beat
- Computerized Tomography-Brain (radiology)
- Concrete Traffic Barrier
- Conduit Training Barge
- Conseil en Techniques du Bâtiment (French: Technical Building Council)
- Consolidated Test Bed
- Consolidated Trial Balance
- Consumer Taxation Branch (Canada)
- Convention Tourism Bureau (various locations)
- Conventional Tapered Beamformer
- Coopération Technique Belge (French: Belgian Technical Cooperation)
Samples in periodicals archive:
The Senate in 1998 voted against the accord -- the Comprehensive Test Ban Treaty (CTBT) -- which would ban all nuclear blasts, whether military or civilian in nature.
Obama said in April said he would ask the Senate to ratify the Comprehensive Test Ban Treaty (CTBT), part of his ambitious goal of eliminating nuclear weapons unveiled in a speech in Prague.
5 Kyodo Hiroshima Mayor Tadatoshi Akiba and Tibor Toth, executive secretary of the Comprehensive Test Ban Treaty Organization, agreed Saturday to step up their efforts toward nuclear disarmament, a Hiroshima city official said.
Talbott's task was to persuade India to agree to four nonproliferation benchmarks, including the endorsement of the Comprehensive Test Ban Treaty (CTBT).
Antinuclear groups have criticized the tests, saying they are undermining the Comprehensive Test Ban Treaty on nuclear weapons.
Their opposition to "the Kyoto Protocol, the comprehensive test ban treaty, [and] the international criminal court" stands in the way, said Bill Clinton, "of our larger obligation to create an integrated world.
When Bush snipped at the ABM treaty, the comprehensive test ban treaty, the biological weapons protocol, and the small-arms convention, he sent an unmistakable signal that the United States doesn't care about arms control.