Antarctica Military - note

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Military - note: the Antarctic Treaty prohibits any measures of a military nature, such as the establishment of military bases and fortifications, the carrying out of military maneuvers, or the testing of any type of weapon; it permits the use of military personnel or equipment for scientific research or for any other peaceful purposes

Definition: This entry includes miscellaneous military information of significance not included elsewhere.

Source: CIA World Factbook - This page was last updated on October 8, 2016

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