Security Council resolution 216 (1965) [Southern Rhodesia]

Resolution 216 (1965) of 12 November 1965

The Security Council

1. Decides to condemn the unilateral declaration of independence made by a racist minority in Southern Rhodesia;

2. Decides to call upon all States not to recognize this illegal racist minority régime in Southern Rhodesia and to refrain from rendering any assistance to this illegal régime.

Adopted at the 1258th meeting by 10 votes to none, with 1 abstention (France).


This is not a UNHCR publication. UNHCR is not responsible for, nor does it necessarily endorse, its content. Any views expressed are solely those of the author or publisher and do not necessarily reflect those of UNHCR, the United Nations or its Member States.