United Nations Security Council Resolution 421
|UN Security Council
Apartheid-era sign on a South African beach
|Date||9 December 1977|
|15 voted for
None voted against
|Security Council composition|
United Nations Security Council Resolution 421, adopted unanimously on December 9, 1977, after recalling Resolution 418, the Council decided to establish a committee to oversee the implementation of that resolution. It tasked the committee to report back on its observations and recommendations regarding ways in which the arms embargo could be made more effective against South Africa and to ask Member States as to how they are implementing the resolution.
Resolution 421 went on to call on all Member States to cooperate fully with the committee in the above respects, and to the Secretary-General to make appropriate arrangements to allow the committee to function.
- List of United Nations Security Council Resolutions 401 to 500 (1976 – 1982)
- South Africa under apartheid
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