211 Australian Delegation, United Nations, to Department of External Affairs

Cablegram Austdel 247, PARIS, 19 November 1948, 11.30 a.m.

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REPORT OF TRUSTEESHIP COUNCIL [matter omitted]

2. Resolution on administrative union adopted unanimously after rejection by roll call vote of paragraphs 4, 9(a) and (b) and 11(a) and (b). (Austdel 185) Paragraph 4 rejected by 29 for with 23 against. Paragraph 9(a) by 24 for with 19 against. Paragraph 9(b) by 26 for with 20 against. Paragraphs 11(a) and 11(b) each by 25 for with 20 against (administering powers except New Zealand, who abstained, Scandinavians, Canada, Dominican Republic, Greece, Iceland, Luxembourg, Netherlands, Nicaragua, Panama, Peru, Siam, Turkey and South Africa).

[AA : A1838, 852/13/6]