Full voting result on UN resolution L.41

UPDATE: On 23 December 2016, the UN General Assembly approved the resolution. See voting result here.

On 27 October 2016, the First Committee of the UN General Assembly adopted resolution L.41 to convene negotiations in 2017 on a “legally binding instrument to prohibit nuclear weapons, leading towards their total elimination”. The voting result was 123 nations in favour and 38 against, with 16 abstentions.

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UN MEMBER STATE YES NO ABSTAIN EXPLANATION
Afghanistan
Albania No Explanation
Algeria Yes
Andorra No
Angola* Yes
Antigua & Barbuda
Yes
Argentina Yes Explanation
Armenia Abstain
Australia No Explanation
Austria* Yes
Azerbaijan Yes
Bahamas* Yes
Bahrain Yes
Bangladesh Yes
Barbados Yes
Belarus Abstain
Belgium No Explanation
Belize* Yes
Benin
Bhutan Yes
Bolivia Yes
Bosnia & Herzegovina
No
Botswana Yes
Brazil* Yes
Brunei Darussalam
Yes
Bulgaria No Explanation
Burkina Faso
Yes
Burundi* Yes
Cabo Verde*
Yes
Cambodia Yes
Cameroon Yes
Canada No Explanation
Central African Republic
Yes
Chad Yes
Chile* Yes
China Abstain
Colombia Yes
Comoros Yes
Congo
Yes
Costa Rica*
Yes
Cote d’Ivoire
Yes
Croatia No
Cuba Yes
Cyprus Yes
Czech Republic
No Explanation
DPRK (North Korea)
Yes
DRC (Congo)*
Yes
Denmark No Explanation
Djibouti
Dominica Yes
Dominican Republic* Yes
Ecuador* Yes
Egypt* Yes
El Salvador* Yes
Equatorial Guinea Yes
Eritrea Yes
Estonia No Explanation
Ethiopia Yes
Fiji* Yes
Finland Abstain Explanation
France No Explanation
Gabon Yes
Gambia Yes
Georgia
Germany No Explanation
Ghana Yes
Greece No Explanation
Grenada* Yes
Guatemala* Yes
Guinea Yes
Guinea-Bissau* Yes
Guyana Abstain
Haiti
Honduras*
Hungary No Explanation
Iceland No Explanation
India Abstain Explanation
Indonesia* Yes
Iran Yes Explanation
Iraq Yes
Ireland* Yes
Israel No
Italy No Explanation
Jamaica* Yes
Japan No Explanation
Jordan Yes
Kazakhstan Yes
Kenya* Yes
Kiribati Yes
Kuwait Yes
Kyrgyzstan Abstain
Lao PDR
Yes
Latvia No Explanation
Lebanon Yes
Lesotho Yes
Liberia*
Libya* Yes
Liechtenstein* Yes
Lithuania No Explanation
Luxembourg No Explanation
Madagascar Yes
Malawi* Yes
Malaysia* Yes
Maldives Yes
Mali Abstain
Malta* Yes
Marshall Islands* Yes
Mauritania* Yes
Mauritius Yes
Mexico* Yes
Micronesia (FSM) No
Monaco No
Mongolia
Montenegro No Explanation
Morocco Abstain Explanation
Mozambique Yes
Myanmar Yes
Namibia* Yes
Nauru* Yes
Nepal Yes
Netherlands Abstain Explanation
New Zealand*
Yes
Nicaragua Abstain
Niger Yes
Nigeria* Yes
Norway No Explanation
Oman Yes
Pakistan Abstain Explanation
Palau* Yes
Panama* Yes
Papua New Guinea* Yes
Paraguay* Yes
Peru* Yes
Philippines* Yes
Poland No Explanation
Portugal No Explanation
Qatar Yes
Republic of Korea No Explanation
Republic of Moldova
Romania No Explanation
Russia No Explanation
Rwanda Yes
St Kitts & Nevis Yes
St Lucia* Yes
St Vincent & Grenadines* Yes
Samoa* Yes
San Marino* Yes
Sao Tome & Principe
Saudi Arabia Yes
Senegal
Serbia No
Seychelles
Sierra Leone* Yes
Singapore Yes
Slovakia No Explanation
Slovenia No Explanation
Solomon Islands Yes
Somalia Yes
South Africa* Yes
South Sudan
Spain No Explanation
Sri Lanka* Yes
Sudan Abstain
Suriname Yes
Swaziland* Yes
Sweden Yes Explanation
Switzerland Abstain Explanation
Syria
Tajikistan
Thailand* Yes
TFYR Macedonia Yes
Timor-Leste Yes
Togo Yes
Tonga Yes
Trinidad & Tobago* Yes
Tunisia Yes
Turkey No Explanation
Turkmenistan Yes
Tuvalu* Yes
Uganda Yes
Ukraine
United Arab Emirates Yes
United Kingdom No
UR Tanzania Yes
United States No Explanation
Uruguay* Yes
Uzbekistan Abstain
Vanuatu Abstain
Venezuela* Yes
Viet Nam* Yes
Yemen Yes
Zambia* Yes
Zimbabwe Yes
TOTAL 123 38 16

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* Co-sponsor of the resolution