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Security Council resolution 204 (1965) [Complaint by Senegal]

Publisher UN Security Council
Author Security Council
Publication Date 19 May 1965
Citation / Document Symbol S/RES/204 (1965)
Reference 1965 Security Council Resolutions
Cite as UN Security Council, Security Council resolution 204 (1965) [Complaint by Senegal], 19 May 1965, S/RES/204 (1965), available at: [accessed 21 January 2018]

Resolution 204 (1965) of 19 May 1965

The Security Council,

Taking note of the complaint by Senegal against Portugal contained in documents S/6177,[1] S/61962[1] and S/6338,[2]

Having heard the statements of the representatives of Senegal and Portugal concerning violations of Senegalese territory by the Portuguese military forces,

1. Deeply deplores any incursions by Portuguese military forces into Senegalese territory;

2. Reaffirms its resolution 178 (1963) of 24 April 1963;

3. Requests once again the Government of Portugal to take all effective and necessary action to prevent any violation of Senegal's sovereignty and territorial integrity;

4. Requests the Secretary-General to follow the development of the situation.

Adopted unanimously at the 1212th meeting.


1 See Official Records of the Security Council, Twentieth Year, Supplement for January, February and March 1965.

2 Ibid., Supplement for April, May and June 1965.

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