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III.Q.3 UNITED NATIONS GENERAL ASSEMBLY DECLARATION ON THE GRANTING OF INDEPENDENCE TO COLONIAL COUNTRIES AND PEOPLES
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Adopted by the UN General Assembly, 14 December 1960

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The General Assembly,

Mindful of the determination proclaimed by the peoples of the world in the Charter of the United Nations to reaffirm faith in fundamental human rights, in the dignity and worth of the human person, in the equal rights of men and women and of nations large and small and to promote social progress and better standards of life in larger freedom,

Conscious of the need for the creation of conditions of stability and well-…

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“III.Q.3 UNITED NATIONS GENERAL ASSEMBLY DECLARATION ON THE GRANTING OF INDEPENDENCE TO COLONIAL COUNTRIES AND PEOPLES”, in: International Law & World Order: Weston's & Carlson's Basic Documents, Weston & Carlson. Consulted online on 26 January 2022 <http://dx.doi.org/10.1163/2211-4394_rwilwo_SIM_032171>
First published online: 2015
First print edition: 20150929



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