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U.S., 26 Other Countries Sign Resolution to Advance Responsible State Behavior Online

The United States joined 26 other countries in signing a joint resolution on Monday aimed at advancing responsible state behavior in cyberspace as part of the United National General Assembly.

The countries, which mostly included European states, affirmed their commitment to the “international rules-based order” in cyberspace, including the protection of human rights both online and offline.

“As responsible states that uphold the international rules-based order, we recognize our role in safeguarding the benefits of a free, open, and secure cyberspace for future generations,” the countries wrote in the resolution. “When necessary, we will work together on a voluntary basis to hold states accountable when they act contrary to this framework, including by taking measures that are transparent and consistent with international law. There must be consequences for bad behavior in cyberspace.”

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