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23 April 1947
QUESTION OF PALESTINE
REQUEST BY THE SAUDI ARABIAN GOVERNMENT FOR THE INCLUSION OF AN
ADDITIONAL ITEM IN THE AGENDA OF THE FIRST SPECIAL SESSION
OF THE GENERAL ASSEMBLY
The following letter has been received by the Secretary-General:
Royal Legation of Saudi Arabia,
2800-C Woodland Drive N.W.
Washington 8, D.C.
April 22, 1947
I have been instructed by my Government to request, in accordance with Rule 18 Provisional Rules of Procedure of the General Assembly, that the following item be put on the Agenda of the Special Session which convenes on April 28th, 1947.
“The termination of the mandate over Palestine and the declaration of its independence.”
Accept, Excellency, the assurances of my highest consideration.
Trygve Lie, Secretary-General
Lake Success, New York
MAY 1 1947