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Which country is the only one to have voluntarily relinquished the nuclear arms under its complete control?

South Africa. It had begun acquiring nuclear weapons in the early 1980s, but dismantled them all by June 1991. It then acceded to the 1968 Nuclear Non-Proliferation Treaty as a non-nuclear state in July 1991 and voted overwhelmingly to end apartheid in March 1992.

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