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Declaration on the Granting of Independence to Colonial Countries and Peoples - 28th session of the General Assembly, 2185th plenary meeting
8 Nov 2013 -  Third Committee report on the importance of universal realization of the right of peoples to self-determination and of the speedy granting of independence to colonial countries and peoples for the effective guarantee and observance of human rights. Statements by Mr. Benites (Ecuador, President of the General Assembly), introduction of the item, Ms. Warzazi (Morocco) introduction of amendment A/L.710 regarding the appointment of a Special Rapporteur to prepare a detailed study designed to reinforce the attitude adopted by the United Nations towards self-determination, Mr. Benites (Ecuador, President of the General Assembly) putting the amendment A/L.710 submitted by Morocco to the vote. Amendment A/L.710 is adopted. Statement by Ms. White (United States), exercise of the right of reply.