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image by Ben Cahoon, 2 April 2018
The Comprehensive Nuclear-Test-Ban Treaty Organization (CTBTO) is an
international organization that will be established upon the entry into force of
the Comprehensive Nuclear-Test-Ban Treaty, a Convention that outlaws nuclear
test explosions. Its seat will be Vienna, Austria. The organization will be
tasked with verifying the ban on nuclear tests and will operate therefore a
worldwide monitoring system and may conduct on site inspections. The Preparatory
Commission for the CTBTO, and its Provisional Technical Secretariat, were
established in 1997.
The CTBTO logo can be seen at https://twitter.com/ctbto_alerts, with photos lower on the page.
Ben Cahoon, 2 April 2018
The flag is seen here (second from left to right):
It features the logo (https://pbs.twimg.com/profile_images/875708633291599872/mdRSD3fC_400x400.jpg) over a sky blue horizontal background.
For additional information go to CTBTO (official website):
Esteban Rivera, 3 April 2018