Why St. Maarten is still a colony of The Netherlands? | SMN NEWS

PHILIPSBURG:— In 1946, the Netherlands’ three colonies were Indonesia, Surinam, and the former Netherlands Antilles. In 1946, under the United Nations Resolution 66 (I)
(UN Resolution 66 (I) all three aforementioned Dutch colonies were listed as Non-Self-Governing Territories. The only way to be OFFICIALLY removed from said list of 1946 is through a United Nations Resolution.

Indonesia was officially removed from the list of Non-Self-Governing Territories on the 28th of September, 1950 through United Nations Resolution 491 (V)

The only way to be OFFICIALLY removed from said list of 1946 is through a United Nations Resolution.

Suriname became independent on ...


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