III.U.2b UNITED NATIONS SECURITY COUNCIL RESOLUTION 253 (IMPOSING MANDATORY ECONOMIC SANCTIONS ON SOUTHERN RHODESIA)
(1,943 words)

Adopted by the UN Security Council, 29 May 1968

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The Security Council,

Recalling and reaffirming its resolutions 216 (1965) of 12 November 1965, 217 (1965) of 20 November 1965, 221 (1966) of 9 April 1966, and 232 (1966) of 16 December 1966,

Taking note of resolution 2262 (XXII) adopted by the General Assembly on 3 November 1967,

Noting with great concern that the measures taken so far have failed to bring the rebellion in Southern Rhodesia to an end,

Reaffirming that, to the extent not su…

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“III.U.2b UNITED NATIONS SECURITY COUNCIL RESOLUTION 253 (IMPOSING MANDATORY ECONOMIC SANCTIONS ON SOUTHERN RHODESIA)”, in: International Law & World Order: Weston's & Carlson's Basic Documents, Weston & Carlson. Consulted online on 20 September 2018 <http://dx.doi.org/10.1163/2211-4394_rwilwo_SIM_032249>
First published online: 2015
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