A Project to Meet the Impasse of the International Community on South West Africa

by The Committee for the Development of Independent South West Africa, American Committee on Africa
New York, New York, United States
Undated, fall 1967?
Publisher: American Committee on Africa
3 pages
Type: Memorandum
Coverage in Africa: Namibia, South Africa
Coverage outside Africa: United States, United Nations
Language: English
Memorandum about a plan to fly into South West Africa. The memorandum says on October 27, 1966, the United Nations General Assembly adopted Resolution 2145 with only South Africa and Portugal casting negative votes; the resolution terminated the mandate given to South Africa by the League of Nations to rule South West Africa. The memorandum discusses Resolution 2248, the United Nations Council for South West Africa, the Terrorism Act, non-governmental organizations (NGOs), visas, death by hanging, the trial of 37 South West Africans, and Pretoria. • I. Background of the Impasse • II. Our Project in Brief • III. What Will the Results Be? • IV. Miscellaneous Points
Used by permission Africa Action (successor to the American Committee on Africa).
Collection: George M. Houser (Africa collection), Michigan State University Libraries Special Collections