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Source: Committee on the Exercise of the Inalienable Rights of the Palestinian People (CEIRPP)
24 March 2009



COMMITTEE ON THE EXERCISE
OF THE INALIENABLE RIGHTS
OF THE PALESTINIAN PEOPLE


RESOLUTIONS AND DECISIONS OF THE GENERAL ASSEMBLY AND THE
SECURITY COUNCIL RELATING TO THE QUESTION OF PALESTINE

2008

Introductory note

1. At the request of the Committee on the Exercise of the Inalienable Rights of the Palestinian People, the Secretariat prepared, in 1976, a compilation of resolutions and decisions of the General Assembly and the Security Council relating to the question of Palestine adopted from 1947 to 1975 (A/AC.183/L.2).

2. In 1980, the first addendum was issued (A/AC.183/L.2/Add.1), covering the years 1976 to 1979. Since 1980, addenda 2 to 29 have been prepared by the Secretariat.

3. The present document, covering action in 2008 by the General Assembly’s sixty-third session, is intended to bring the chronological compilation up to date.




CONTENTS

General Assembly

Resolutions

Sixty-third session

Question of Palestine

63/26Committee on the Exercise of the Inalienable Rights of the Palestinian People
63/27 Division for Palestinian Rights of the Secretariat
63/28Special information programme on the question of Palestine of the Department of Public Information of the Secretariat
63/29 Peaceful settlement of the question of Palestine

The situation in the Middle East

63/30Jerusalem
63/31The Syrian Golan


United Nations Relief and Works Agency for Palestine
Refugees in the Near East

63/91Assistance to Palestine refugees
63/92Persons displaced as a result of the June 1967 and subsequent hostilities
63/93Operations of the United Nations Relief and Works Agency for Palestine Refugees in the Near East
63/94 Palestine refugees’ properties and their revenues


Report of the Special Committee to Investigate I sraeli Practices Affecting
the Human Rights of the Palestinian People and Other Arabs of the
Occupied Territories


63/95Work of the Special Committee to Investigate Israeli Practices Affecting the Human Rights of the Palestinian People and Other Arabs of the Occupied Territories
63/96 Applicability of the Geneva Convention relative to the Protection of Civilian Persons in Time of War, of 12 August 1949, to the Occupied Palestinian Territory, including East Jerusalem, and the other occupied Arab territories

63/97 Israeli settlements in the Occupied Palestinian Territory, including East Jerusalem, and the occupied Syrian Golan

63/98Israeli practices affecting the human rights of the Palestinian people in
the Occupied Palestinian Territory, including East Jerusalem
63/99 The occupied Syrian Golan


Strengthening of the coordination of humanitarian and disaster relief
assistance of the United Nations, including special economic assistance

63/140Assistance to the Palestinian people

Right of peoples to self-determination

63/165The right of the Palestinian people to self -determination

Permanent sovereignty of the Palestinian people in the Occupied Palestinian
Territory, including Jerusalem, and of the Arab population in the occupied
Syrian Golan over their natural resources

63/201Permanent sovereignty of the Palestin ian people in the Occupied Palestinian Territory, including East Jerusalem, and of the Arab population in the occupied Syrian Golan over their natural resources



Security Council

Resolutions




GENERAL ASSEMBLY


RESOLUTIONS






Sixty-third session

Question of Palestine

60th plenary meeting
26 November 2008
60th plenary meeting
26 November 2008
60th plenary meeting
26 November 2008
60th plenary meeting
26 November 2008
60th plenary meeting
26 November 2008
60th plenary meeting
26 November 2008
64th plenary meeting
5 December 2008
64th plenary meeting
5 December 2008
64th plenary meeting
5 December 2008
64th plenary meeting
5 December 2008
64th plenary meeting
5 December 2008

64th plenary meeting
5 December 2008
64th plenary meeting
5 December 2008
64th plenary meeting
5 December 2008
64th plenary meeting
5 December 2008
68th plenary meeting
11 December 2008
70th plenary meeting
18 December 2008

72nd plenary meeting
19 December 2008

SECURITY COUNCIL


RESOLUTIONS






Resolution 1850 (2008)

Adopted by the Security Council at its 6045th meeting, on
16 December 2008

The Security Council,

Recalling all its previous relevant resolutions, in particular resolutions 242, 338, 1397, and 1515 and the Madrid principles,

Reiterating its vision of a region where two democratic States, Israel and Palestine, live side by side in peace within secure and recognized borders,

Welcoming the 9 November 2008 statement from the Quartet and the Israeli-Palestinian Joint Understanding announced at the November 2007 Annapolis Conference, including in relation to implementation of the Performance-Based Roadmap to a Permanent Two-State Solution to the Israeli-Palestinian Conflict,

Noting also that lasting peace can only be based on an enduring commitment to mutual recognition, freedom from violence, incitement, and terror, and the two-State solution, building upon previous agreements and obligations,

Noting the importance of the 2002 Arab Peace Initiative,

Encouraging the Quartet’s ongoing work to support the parties in their efforts to achieve a comprehensive, just and lasting peace in the Middle East,

1. Declares its support for the negotiations initiated at Annapolis, Maryland on 27 November 2007 and its commitment to the irreversibility of the bilateral negotiations;

2. Supports the parties’ agreed principles for the bilateral negotiating process and their determined efforts to reach their goal of concluding a peace treaty resolving all outstanding issues, including all core issues, without exception, which confirm the seriousness of the Annapolis process;

3. Calls on both parties to fulfil their obligations under the Performance-Based Roadmap, as stated in their Annapolis Joint Understanding, and refrain from any steps that could undermine confidence or prejudice the outcome of negotiations;

4. Calls on all States and international organizations to contribute to an atmosphere conducive to negotiations and to support the Palestinian government that is committed to the Quartet principles and the Arab Peace Initiative and respects the commitments of the Palestinian Liberation Organization, to assist in the development of the Palestinian economy, to maximize the resources available to the Palestinian Authority, and to contribute to the Palestinian institution-building programme in preparation for statehood;

5. Urges an intensification of diplomatic efforts to foster in parallel with progress in the bilateral process mutual recognition and peaceful coexistence between all States in the region in the context of achieving a comprehensive, just and lasting peace in the Middle East;

6. Welcomes the Quartet’s consideration, in consultation with the parties, of an international meeting in Moscow in 2009;

7. Decides to remain seized of the matter.

Adopted by 14 votes to none, with 1 abstention (Libyan Arab Jamahiriya).


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