I. The International Scene
In May the Belarusian delegate to the United Nations L. Klackoŭ spoke at the General Assembly of the need to grant immediate independence to South-West Africa.
In June a delegation, headed by A. Šeldaŭ, took part in the 51st session of the International Labour Organisation in Geneva. Later in the year the Permanent Parliamentary Commission for Foreign Affairs (chairman L. Klackoŭ) recommended the Belarusian Parliament to ratify the ILO convention's
resolution concerning the leisure time of industrial workers...