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The Textiles and Clothing Agreement (ATC) is a WTO agreement that provides that trade in textiles and clothing is subject to GATT rules within ten years, i.e. before 1 January 2005. It replaced the multi-fiber arrangement. The BTWC prohibits the development, stockpiling, supply, storage and manufacture of biological active substances and toxins “of species and quantities that have no justification for prophylactic, protective or other peaceful purposes,” as well as weapons, equipment and delivery vehicles “intended to use such products or toxins for hostile purposes or in armed conflict.” For reasons of simplification, the European Constitution, currently being ratified, limits the instruments of the CFSP to European decisions and international agreements. As soon as the Constitution comes into force, common positions and its implementation will be based on European decisions (non-legislative instruments) adopted by the Council of Ministers. However, some observers say that this is a non-existent problem, as it does not prevent the Union from concluding agreements and imposing its position on the international stage. Once the Constitution is ratified, the application of legal instruments under the CFSP will be excluded. The CFSP instruments will be limited to European decisions and international agreements. The Schengen area has gradually expanded: Italy signed in 1990, Spain and Portugal in 1991, Greece in 1992, Austria in 1995 and Denmark, Finland and Sweden in 1996. Iceland and Norway are also parties to the agreement.
The Munich Agreement (Czech: Mnichovska dohoda); in Slovak: Mnechovska dohoda; in German: Munchner Abkommen) or Munchner Verrat (Czech: Mnichovska zrada; The Slovak: Mnechovska zrada) was an agreement reached on 30 September 1938 in Munich by Nazi Germany, the United Kingdom, the Third French Republic and the Kingdom of Italy. It granted Germany the “transfer of the German territory of the Sudetenland” from Czechoslovakia.  Most of Europe celebrated the agreement because it prevented the war threatened by Adolf Hitler by allowing the annexation of the Sudetenland by Nazi Germany, a region of Western Czechoslovakia inhabited by more than 3 million people, mainly German-speaking. Hitler declared that this was his last territorial claim in Europe, and the choice seemed to lie between war and appeasement. Later, at the meeting, a deception was agreed in advance to influence and pressure Chamberlain: one of Hitler`s accomplices entered the room to inform Hitler of other Germans killed in Czechoslovakia, and Hitler then shouted: “I will avenge each of them. The Czechs must be destroyed.  The meeting ended with Hitler`s refusal to make concessions to the demands of the Allies.  Later that evening, Hitler was concerned that he had gone too far to put pressure on Chamberlain, and he called Chamberlain`s hotel suite to say that he would only accept the annexation of Sudetenland without plans in other areas, provided that Czechoslovakia began evacuating ethnic Chechens from the majority regions of Germany by 8 p.m. on September 26.