Security Council Resolution 435 (1978) of 29 September 1978 


The Security Council, 

Recalling its resolutions 385 (1976) of 30 January 1976 and 431 (1978) and 432 (1978) of 27 July 


Having considered the report of the Secretary-General submitted pursuant to paragraph 2 of resolu- tion 431 (1978)61 and his explanatory statement made in the Security Council on 29 September 1978 (S/ 12869),82 

Taking note of the relevant communications from the Government of South Africa to the Secretary- General, 

Taking note also of the letter dated 8 September 1978 from the President of the South West Africa People’s Organization to the Secretary-General,68 

Reaffirming the legal responsibility of the United Nations over Namibia, 

Adopted at the 2087th meeting by 12 votes to none, with 2 abstentions (Czecho- slovakia, Union of Soviet Socialist Republics).”