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Continuation of the discussion on the Draft Convention on Genocide, reports of the Economic and Social Council and of the Sixth Committee; Adoption of the Convention on the Prevention and Punishment of the Crime of Genocide.
Continuation of suspension of nuclear and thermo-nuclear tests and obligations of States to refrain from their renewal, and the urgent need for a treaty to ban nuclear weapons tests under effective international control.
Discussion on joint draft resolution S/8631 on the Treaty on the Non-Proliferation of Nuclear Weapons. The joint draft resolution is put to the vote. A vote is taken by show of hand. The draft resolution is adopted as resolution 255 (1968).
Adoption of the Draft Convention on the Suppression and Punishment of the Crime of Apartheid. Statements by Mr. Aykut Berk (Turkey, Rapporteur of the Third Committee), and Mr. Leopoldo Benites (Ecuador, President of the General Assembly).
Statements by Mr. H.E. Eduardo Zuleta Angel (Colombia, President United Nations Preparatory Commission) and Mr. C.R. Atlee (Prime Minister of the United Kingdom). Election of Mr. P.H. Spaak (Belgium) as President of the General Assembly [mute].