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Procedural Decisions of the Committee on the Elimination of Racial Discrimination, Decision 3 (45) on Racist acts of terrorism, U.N. Doc. A/49/18, Annex III (1994).


Decision 3 (45) on Racist acts of terrorism : . 16/08/94.
A/49/18,AnnexIII. (Decision)

Convention Abbreviation: CERD
Decisions adopted by the Committee at its forty-fifth sessions

Decision 3 (45). Racist acts of terrorism

1. The Committee expresses its grave concern at terrorist acts occurring in a number of countries around the world victimizing certain racial, ethnic or national groups.

2. The Committee condemns, in particular, the barbarous terrorist attacks against a Jewish organization that took place in Buenos Aires on 18 July and in London on 26 and 27 July 1994 and resulted in about 100 deaths and numerous injuries.

3. The Committee condemns all forms of terrorism and stresses the necessity of strengthening international cooperation in order to adopt effective measures with a view to preventing and combating racist terrorist attacks against the international community.

4. In the light of the above, the Committee invites the Governments of Argentina and the United Kingdom to expedite their periodic reports and provide pertinent information on measures they have taken in fulfilment of the Convention.

1064th meeting
16 August 1994



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