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A/RES/39/6


General Assembly

Distr. GENERAL  

1 November 1984

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                                                       A/RES/39/6
                                                       1 November 1984
                                                       Meeting no. 46
 
                 Question of the Falkland Islands (Malvinas)
 
     The General Assembly,
 
     Having considered the question of the Falkland Islands (Malvinas) and
having received the report of the Secretary-General,
 
     Recalling its resolutions 1514 (XV) of 14 December 1960, 2065 (XX) of
16 December 1965, 3160 (XXVIII) of 14 December 1973, 31/49 of 1 December 1976,
37/9 of 4 November 1982 and 38/12 of 16 November 1983, together with Security
Council resolutions 502 (1982) of 3 April 1982 and 505 (1982) of 26 May 1982,
 
     Reaffirming the principles of the Charter of the United Nations on the
non-use of force or the threat of force in international relations and the
obligation of States to settle their international disputes by peaceful means
and recalling that, in this respect, the General Assembly has repeatedly
requested the Governments of Argentina and the United Kingdom of Great Britain
and Northern Ireland to resume negotiations in order to find as soon as
possible a peaceful, just and definitive solution to the sovereignty dispute
relating to the question of the Falkland Islands (Malvinas),
 
     Observing with concern that, in spite of the time which has elapsed since
the adoption of resolution 2065 (XX), the prolonged dispute has not yet been
resolved,
 
     Aware of the interest of the international community in the settlement by
the Governments of Argentina and the United Kingdom of all their differences,
in accordance with the United Nations ideals of peace and friendship among
peoples, 
 
     Taking note of the communique issued by the representatives of the
Government of Switzerland and the Government of Brazil at Berne on
20 July 1984,
 
     Reaffirming the need for the parties to take due account of the interests
of the population of the Falkland Islands (Malvinas) in accordance with the
provisions of General Assembly resolutions 2065 (XX), 3160 (XXVIII), 37/9 and
38/12,
 
     1.   Reiterates its request to the Governments of Argentina and the
United Kingdom of Great Britain and Northern Ireland to resume negotiations in
order to find as soon as possible a peaceful solution to the sovereignty
dispute and their remaining differences relating to the question of the
Falkland Islands (Malvinas);
 
     2.   Requests the Secretary-General to continue his renewed mission of
good offices in order to assist the parties in complying with the request made
in paragraph 1 above, and to take the necessary measures to that end;
 
     3.   Requests the Secretary-General to submit a report to the General
Assembly at its fortieth session on the progress made in the implementation of
the present resolution;
 
     4.   Decides to include in the provisional agenda of its fortieth session
the item entitled "Question of the Falkland Islands (Malvinas)".