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Convention signed at Washington September 18, 1992; transmitted by the President of the United States of America to the Senate May 20, 1993 (Treaty Doc. 103-7, 103d Congress, 1st Session); reported favorably by the Senate Committee on Foreign Relations November 18, 1993 (Senate Executive Report No. 103-20, 103d Congress, 1st Session); Advice and Consent to ratification by the Senate November 20, 1993; Ratified by the President December 20, 1993; Ratifications exchanged at Washington December 27 and 28, 1993; entered into force December 28, 1993.  With protocol.


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The Lessons of 1989: Freedom and Our Future