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United Nations, international law, and the Rhodesian independence crisis

Jericho Nkala

United Nations, international law, and the Rhodesian independence crisis

by Jericho Nkala

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Published by Clarendon Press, Oxford University Press in Oxford [Oxfordshire], New York .
Written in English

    Places:
  • Zimbabwe
    • Subjects:
    • United Nations -- Zimbabwe.,
    • Recognition (International law),
    • Zimbabwe -- International status.,
    • Zimbabwe -- Politics and government -- 1965-1979.

    • Edition Notes

      StatementJericho Nkala.
      Classifications
      LC ClassificationsJX4084.R5 N54 1985
      The Physical Object
      Paginationxii, 288 p. ;
      Number of Pages288
      ID Numbers
      Open LibraryOL2856400M
      ISBN 10019825394X
      LC Control Number84018943

        The relatively small staff that worked under Drummond inspired the formation of the United Nations, a larger and more lavishly funded international body, .   A month later Smith unilaterally declared Rhodesian independence from the United Kingdom. Date: 08/10/ Adolfo Etchegary, the Argentine scrum-half, second left, breaks away from a scrum and kicks for touch as he is charged by Rhodesian flanker John Bredenkamp, during an international rugby match, in Salisbury, Rhodesia,

        Object of the sanctions was Ian Smith's white-supremacist regime in Rhodesia, which has been deplored as an international renegade ever since it broke away from British rule 13 months ago. By a vote of 11 to 0—with four abstentions—the council declared an international embargo on 90% of Rhodesia's exports, forbade the U.N.'s member. United Nations Legal Counsel, Mr. Miguel de Serpa Soares, made a statement by video conference at the rd meeting of the International Law Commission, held on 4 June , in which he provided information on the activities of the Office of Legal Affairs as well as regarding recent developments in international law, in the context of the.

      GV. Houses of Parliament at night. GV. Skyscrapers and United Nations building in New York at night. SV. The UN building, New York, United States of America (USA). SV. Mr George Brown, Foreign Secretary, speaking at United Nations - natural sound. He calls for the sanctions upon Rhodesia and rejects any talk about independence. SV. Delegates. The United Nations (UN) is an intergovernmental organization that aims to maintain international peace and security, develop friendly relations among nations, achieve international cooperation, and be a center for harmonizing the actions of nations. It is the largest, most familiar, most internationally represented and most powerful intergovernmental organization in the arters: New York City (international territory).


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United Nations, international law, and the Rhodesian independence crisis. Oxford [Oxfordshire]: Clarendon Press ; New York: Oxford University Press, (OCoLC)   The United Nations, International Law, and the Rhodesian Independence Crisis. By Jerico C. Nkala, Lecturer in law, University of Zimbabwe.

[Oxford: Clarendon Press. xii, and international law, Bibliography and Index) 49 pp. Hardback £3000 net.] - Volume 46 Issue 2 - Author: Christopher Greenwood. international law This book analyzes the weaknesses in Britain's Rhodesian policy in the s and the strains that Rhodesia's UDI imposed on Britain's relations with the Commonwealth, the United States and the United : The United Nations, international law and the Rhodesian independence crisis Author: Nkala, Jericho Celasani Awarding Body: Keele University Current Institution: Keele University Date of Award: Availability of Full Text.

RHODESIA AND THCE UNITED NATIONS. One of the few heartening aspects of the Rhodesian affair has been the. extent to which international law has been invoked by both public and.

private opinion leaders and appraisers in support of their positions. and the United States to prevent the Rhodesian crisis from slipping out of its control in the UN General Assembly and the Security Council, but this gave rise to cer tain : Carl Watts.

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The UK, the Commonwealth and the United Nations all deemed Rhodesia's UDI illegal, and economic sanctions, the first in the UN's history, were imposed on the breakaway colony.

Amid near-complete international isolation, Rhodesia continued as an unrecognised state with the assistance of South Africa and (s): Gerald B. Clarke et al. leading up to Rhodesia’s Unilateral Declaration of Independence (UDI) on 11 November from the perspectives of Britain, the Old Commonwealth (Canada, Australia, and New Zealand), and the United States.

Two underlying themes run throughout the thesis. First, it argues that although the problem of Rhodesian independence was highly. cation of International Law of the Secretariat of the United Nations for the use of the Committee.

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Rhodesia (/ r oʊ ˈ d iː ʒ ə /, / r oʊ ˈ d iː ʃ ə /) was an unrecognised state in southern Africa from toequivalent in territory to modern ia was the de facto successor state to the British colony of Southern Rhodesia, which had been self-governing since achieving responsible government in A landlocked nation, Rhodesia was bordered by South Africa to Capital and largest city: Salisbury.

United Nations peacekeeping operations have become multidimensional in nature, composed of a range of components, including military, civilian police, political affairs, rule of law, human rights, humanitarian, reconstruction, public information and gender.

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Protection of Nationals Abroad and of the Russian-speaking Population 2. Intervention upon Invitation Size: KB. Above all, the Rhodesian crisis is placed in its international setting to show that the failure to impose a transition towards majority rule in Rhodesia has meant that a significant chance to reverse present trends in Southern Africa towards the hardening of racial attitudes and erosion of African confidence in Western intentions has been lost.

Intervention by France, Russia, and the United Kingdom in favour of Greece in the Greek War of Independence secured its independence in Breakaway Congolese province, secession forcibly ended by the United Nations Operation in the Congo in Rhodesia’s unilateral declaration of independence: an international history / The Rhodesian Crisis in International History and The Rhodesian Problem at the United Nations.“ The ‘Economic Weapon’: the League and the United Nations, ” Proceedings of the American Society of International Law,(No.

58) pp. – International Sanctions: a report by a group of members for the Royal Institute of International Affairs (London: Oxford University Press for RIIA, ) though dated, is still of Cited by: In Unpopular Sovereignty, Luise White shows that the exception that was Rhodesian independence did not, in fact, make the state that different from new nations elsewhere in Africa: indeed, this history of Rhodesian political practices reveals some of the commonalities of mid-twentieth-century thinking about place and race and how much Cited by: Rhodesia and the UDI.

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