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        General Assembly
16 August 2002

Original: English

Fifty-seventh session
Item 78 of the provisional agenda*
Israeli Practices Affecting the Human Rights of the Palestinian
People and the other Arabs of the Occupied Territories

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 Jerusalem, and the other occupied Arab territories

Report of the Secretary-General **

1. The present report is submitted pursuant to General Assembly resolution 56/60 of 10 December 2001, the operative part of which reads as follows:
2. On 10 June 2002, the Secretary-General addressed a note verbale to the Government of the State of Israel, in which he requested, in view of his reporting responsibilities under the resolution, that the Government of Israel inform him of any steps it had taken or envisaged taking concerning the implementation of the relevant provisions of the resolution.

3. No reply had been received at the time of preparation of the present report.

4. By a note verbale dated 10 June 2002, the Secretary-General also drew the attention of all States parties to the Convention to paragraph 3 of General Assembly resolution 56/60 and paragraph 6 of General Assembly resolution 56/63.


* A/57/150.
** This document is submitted late so as to include the most up-to-date information possible.

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