Territories Under Portugese Domination

CM/RES. 67 (V)



The Council of Ministers, meeting in its Fifth Ordinary Session in Accra, Ghana, from 14 to 21 October 1965,

Recalling resolution AHG/Res. 6 (I) adopted by the First Ordinary Session of the Assembly of Heads of State and Government meeting in Cairo and resolution CM/Res. 48

(IV) adopted by the Fourth Ordinary Session of the Council of Ministers meeting in Nairobi,

Considering the necessity of reinforcing the armed struggle waged by liberation movements of Territories under Portuguese domination,

Fully aware of the fact that complete achievement of African Unity requires first of all the total independence of all African countries still under foreign domination,

  1. TAKES NOTE of the recent meeting at Dar-es-Salaam of the Second Conference of Nationalist Organizations in Portuguese colonies;

  1. REQUESTS all neighbouring countries of the Portuguese colonies to promote greater freedom of movement of men and material necessary for the quick success of the struggle by the liberation movements;

  1. REQUESTS all these liberation movements to intensify their struggle in the interior of their respective territories and encourages then to combine their efforts in order to untie themselves in the struggle against colonialism;

  1. CALLS UPON all freedom-loving countries to grant to liberation movements in Portuguese colonies aided by the OAU all necessary political, diplomatic and military assistance with a view to achieving the speedy and unconditional liberation of their respective territories.

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