Memorandum on Rhodesia

by Committee of Returned Volunteers/New York
New York, New York, United States
February 1967
2 pages
Type: Memorandum
Coverage in Africa: Zimbabwe
Coverage outside Africa: United States
Language: English
The memorandum presents the case for supporting President Johnson's Executive Order of economic sanctions against Rhodesia that implements the mandate of the UN Security Council. The memo states there is much controversy over U.S. support for sanctions. Contents: Why the US Should Support UN Economic Sanctions Against Rhodesia 4 points • Note I. UN sanctions call on nations to prohibit • Note II. Article 5 of the UN Participation Act • Majority Rule--The Larger Goal • Rhodesia--Background to the Problem
Used by permission of former members of the Committee of Returned Volunteers.
Collection: Robert E. Maurer Papers, Michigan State University Libraries Special Collections