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UNITED
NATIONS
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        General Assembly
A/C.1/279
21 April 1948

FIRST COMMITTEE
FURTHER CONSIDERATION OF THE QUESTION OF THE FUTURE
GOVERNMENT OF PALESTINE

AUSTRALIA: DRAFT RESOLUTION

The First Committee,

Recalling the Resolution No. 181 (II) adopted by the General Assembly at its Second Session on 29 November 1947;

Having taken note of the report submitted to it by the United Nations Palestine Commission;

Having taken note of the stated intention of the Mandatory Power to divest itself of administrative responsibility in Palestine after 15 May;

Recognizing that circumstances beyond its control have prevented the Palestine Commission from adhering to the prescribed schedules of stages of implementation of the General Assembly Resolution of 29 November 1947;

Recommends that the General Assembly

1. Request the Palestine Commission -

(a) to proceed immediately with the creation of Provisional Councils of Government and Local Militia Forces, in co-operation with the respective communities concerned, in the prescribed areas of Palestine,

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