United Nations Security Council Resolution 282

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UN Security Council
Resolution 282
Date July 23 1970
Meeting no. 1,549
Code S/RES/282 (Document)
Subject The Question of race conflict in South Africa resulting from the policies of apartheid of the Government of the Republic of South Africa
Voting summary
12 voted for
None voted against
3 abstained
Result Adopted
Security Council composition
Permanent members
Non-permanent members

United Nations Security Council Resolution 282, adopted on July 23, 1970, concerned by violations of the arms embargo passed against South Africa in Resolution 191, the Council reiterated its total opposition to the policies of apartheid and reaffirmed its previous resolutions on the topic. The Council called upon states to strengthen the arms embargo by ceasing the provision of military training to members of the South African armed forces and by taking appropriate action to give effective to the resolution's measures.[1]

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  1. ^ Karel Wellens (1990). Resolutions and Statements of the United Nations Security Council (1946-1989). Brill. ISBN 0-7923-0796-8. Retrieved 2008-05-23.

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