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116. JCIC S-Series Joint Statements 22, 23, 24, 26


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Geneva, Switzerland
October 26, 2006

JOINT COMPLIANCE AND INSPECTION COMMISSION
JOINT STATEMENT NUMBER S-25

ON CHANGES TO THE BOUNDARY OF THE UKRAINKA AIR
BASE FOR HEAVY BOMBERS EQUIPPED FOR
LONG-RANGE NUCLEAR ALCMS

The Parties, referring to paragraph 20 of Annex J to the Memorandum of Understanding on the Establishment of the Data Base Relating to the Treaty Between the United States of America and the Union of Soviet Socialist Republics on the Reduction and Limitation of Strategic Offensive Arms of July 31, 1991, hereinafter referred to as the Treaty, agree on the following:

(1) The new boundary of the Ukrainka Air Base for Heavy Bombers Equipped for Long-Range Nuclear ALCMs shall be the boundary shown on the site diagram of the facility dated April 12, 2006, which is attached to this Joint Statement.

(2) The portions of the Ukrainka Air Base for Heavy Bombers Equipped for Long-Range Nuclear ALCMs to be excluded, pursuant to this Joint Statement, from within the boundary shown on the site diagram of the facility dated January 22, 1996, shall not be subject to inspection, unless such portions are included within the boundary of any inspection site.

(3) The changes to the boundary of the Ukrainka Air Base for Heavy Bombers Equipped for Long-Range Nuclear ALCMs shall become effective on the date specified in the notification provided by the Russian Federation in accordance with paragraph 19 of Section I of the Protocol on Notifications Relating to the Treaty, or the date such notification is provided by the Russian Federation, or the date of entry into force of this Joint Statement, whichever is latest.

........ (United States of America)

........ (Republic of Belarus)

........ (Republic of Kazakhstan)

........ (Russian Federation)

........ (Ukraine)

Geneva, Switzerland

May 26, 2006

JOINT COMPLIANCE AND INSPECTION COMMISSION

JOINT STATEMENT NUMBER S-22

ON CHANGES TO THE BOUNDARY OF THE

KARTALY ICBM BASE FOR SILO LAUNCHERS OF ICBMS

The Parties, referring to paragraph 19 of Annex J to the Memorandum of Understanding on the Establishment of the Data Base Relating to the Treaty Between the United States of America and the Union of Soviet Socialist Republics on the Reduction and Limitation of Strategic Offensive Arms of July 31, 1991, hereinafter referred to as the Treaty, taking into account the information with respect to the formerly declared facility, the Kartaly ICBM Base for Silo Launchers of ICBMs, provided in Annex A to this Joint Statement, agree on the following:

(1) The new boundary of the Kartaly ICBM Base for Silo Launchers of ICBMs shall be the boundary shown on the site diagram of the maintenance facility of the base dated January 1, 2006, which is attached as Annex B to this Joint Statement.

(2) The portions of the Kartaly ICBM Base for Silo Launchers of ICBMs to be excluded, pursuant to this Joint Statement, from within the boundary shown on the site diagram of the maintenance facility dated November 11, 2005, shall not be subject to inspection unless such portions are included within the boundary of any inspection site.

(3) The changes to the boundary of the Kartaly ICBM Base for Silo Launchers of ICBMs shall become effective on the date specified in the notification provided by the Russian Federation in accordance with paragraph 19 of Section I of the Protocol on Notifications Relating to the Treaty, or on the date such notification is provided by the Russian Federation, or on the date of entry into force of this Joint Statement, whichever is latest.

...... (United States of America)

...... (Republic of Belarus)

...... (Republic of Kazakhstan)

...... (Russian Federation)

...... (Ukraine)

ANNEX A

INFORMATION PROVIDED BY THE RUSSIAN FEDERATION

ON CHANGES TO THE BOUNDARY OF THE

KARTALY ICBM BASE FOR SILO LAUNCHERS OF ICBMS

The Russian Federation:

(1) pursuant to subparagraph 19(a) of Annex J to the Memorandum of Understanding on the Establishment of the Data Base Relating to the Treaty, hereinafter referred to as the Memorandum of Understanding, declares that the requirements set forth in the first sentence of paragraph 2 of Section IX of the Protocol on Procedures Governing the Conversion or Elimination of the Items Subject to the Treaty have been met with respect to the portions of the formerly declared facility, the Kartaly ICBM Base for Silo Launchers of ICBMs, to be excluded from within the boundary shown on the existing site diagram of the facility;

(2) pursuant to subparagraph 19(b) of Annex J to the Memorandum of Understanding, states that all structures that were ever shown within the boundary shown on the existing site diagram of the maintenance facility of the Kartaly ICBM Base for Silo Launchers of ICBMs dated November 11, 2005, pursuant to subparagraph 9(b)(iii) or 9(b)(iv) of Annex J to the Memorandum of Understanding and that will be excluded from within the boundary of this facility pursuant to this Joint Statement, are unchanged but will no longer be used for items of inspection as of January 1, 2006.

Geneva, Switzerland

October 26, 2006

JOINT COMPLIANCE AND INSPECTION COMMISSION

JOINT STATEMENT NUMBER S-24

ON CHANGES TO THE BOUNDARY OF THE ENGEL'S AIR BASE

FOR HEAVY BOMBERS EQUIPPED FOR LONG-RANGE NUCLEAR ALCMS

The Parties, referring to paragraph 20 of Annex J to the Memorandum of Understanding on the Establishment of the Data Base Relating to the Treaty Between the United States of America and the Union of Soviet Socialist Republics on the Reduction and Limitation of Strategic Offensive Arms of July 31, 1991, hereinafter referred to as the Treaty, agree on the following:

(1) The new boundary of the Engel's Air Base for Heavy Bombers Equipped for Long-Range Nuclear ALCMs shall be the boundary shown on the site diagram of the facility dated April 12, 2006, which is attached to this Joint Statement.

(2) The portions of the Engel's Air Base for Heavy Bombers Equipped for Long-Range Nuclear ALCMs to be excluded, pursuant to this Joint Statement, from within the boundary shown on the site diagram of the facility dated November 20, 2002, shall not be subject to inspection, unless such portions are included within the boundary of any inspection site.

(3) The changes to the boundary of the Engel's Air Base for Heavy Bombers Equipped for Long-Range Nuclear ALCMs shall become effective on the date specified in the notification provided by the Russian Federation in accordance with paragraph 19 of Section I of the Protocol on Notifications Relating to the Treaty, or the date such notification is provided by the Russian Federation, or the date of entry into force of this Joint Statement, whichever is latest.

........ (United States of America)

........ (Republic of Belarus)

........ (Republic of Kazakhstan)

........ (Russian Federation)

........ (Ukraine)

Geneva, Switzerland

October 26, 2006

JOINT COMPLIANCE AND INSPECTION COMMISSION

JOINT STATEMENT NUMBER S-26

ON CHANGES TO THE BOUNDARY OF THE LENINSK TEST RANGE

The Parties, referring to paragraph 19 of Annex J to the Memorandum of Understanding on the Establishment of the Data Base Relating to the Treaty Between the United States of America and the Union of Soviet Socialist Republics on the Reduction and Limitation of Strategic Offensive Arms of July 31, 1991, hereinafter referred to as the Treaty, taking into account the information with respect to the Leninsk Test Range provided in Annex A to this Joint Statement, agree on the following:

(1) Test Site No. 2 of the Leninsk Test Range shall be excluded from within the boundary of the facility, and the site diagram of Test Site No. 2 of the Leninsk Test Range dated January 1, 1999, shall be used only for the inspection provided for in paragraph 3 of this Joint Statement.

(2) The new boundary of the Leninsk Test Range shall be the boundaries shown on the site diagram of the test range dated September 30, 2006, and the boundary shown on the site diagram of Test Site No. 1 of the test range dated September 30, 2006, which are attached as Annex B to this Joint Statement.

(3) The portions of the Leninsk Test Range to be excluded, pursuant to this Joint Statement, from within the boundaries shown on the existing site diagram of Test Site No. 2 of the test range dated January 1, 1999, shall be subject to inspection using the procedures of Section XII of the Protocol on Inspections and Continuous Monitoring Activities Relating to the Treaty, during the first inspection conducted at the test range under paragraph 3 of Article XI of the Treaty after the date this change of boundary becomes effective. Thereafter, such portions of the Leninsk Test Range shall not be subject to inspection unless

such portions are included within the boundary of any inspection site.

(4) The changes to the boundary of the Leninsk Test Range shall become effective on the date specified in the notification provided by the Russian Federation in accordance with paragraph 19 of Section I of the Protocol on Notifications Relating to the Treaty, or the date such notification is provided by the Russian Federation, or the date of entry into force of this Joint Statement, whichever is latest.

..........(United States of America)

..........(Republic of Belarus)

..........(Republic of Kazakhstan)

..........(Russian Federation)

..........(Ukraine)

ANNEX A

INFORMATION PROVIDED BY THE RUSSIAN FEDERATION

ON CHANGES TO THE BOUNDARY OF THE LENINSK TEST RANGE

The Russian Federation:

(1) pursuant to subparagraph 19(a) of Annex J to the Memorandum of Understanding on the Establishment of the Data Base Relating to the Treaty, hereinafter referred to as the Memorandum of Understanding, declares that the requirements set forth in the first sentence of paragraph 2 of Section IX of the Protocol on Procedures Governing the Conversion or Elimination of the Items Subject to the Treaty have been met with respect to Test Site No. 2 of the Leninsk Test Range to be excluded from within the boundary shown on the existing site diagram of the facility;

(2) pursuant to subparagraph 19(b) of Annex J to the Memorandum of Understanding, states that all structures that were ever shown within the boundary shown on the existing site diagram of Test Site No. 2 of the Leninsk Test Range dated January 1, 1999, pursuant to subparagraph 9(b)(iii) or 9(b)(iv) of Annex J to the Memorandum of Understanding and that will be excluded from within the boundary of this facility pursuant to this Joint Statement, will remain unchanged but will no longer be used for items of inspection as of October 1, 2006.



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