Question of Palestine home || Permalink || About UNISPAL || Search

Follow UNISPAL RSS Twitter

Source: Division for Palestinian Rights (DPR)
1 November 1992
APPROACHES TOWARDS
THE SETTLEMENT
OF THE ARAB-ISRAELI CONFLICT
AND THE QUESTION OF PALESTINE

Issue 17 - October 1992


Note . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . ii

Excerpts from a statement by the United States Assistant Secretary
of State for Near Eastern Affairs and Acting Assistant Secretary
for South Asian Affairs before the Subcommittee on Europe and the
Middle East of the House Foreign Affairs Committee,
Washington, D.C., 1 October 1992 . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 1

Extracts from an interview with Prime Minister Yitzhak Rabin,
Jerusalem, 20 October 1992 . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 3

Remarks by the Spokesman of the Secretary-General of the United Nations
on the question of the multilateral negotiations on regional issues,
United Nations Headquarters, 23 October 1992 . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 4












United Nations
New York, November 1992

- ii -























NOTE


Excerpts from a statement by the United States Assistant Secretary
of State for Near Eastern Affairs and Acting Assistant Secretary
for South Asian Affairs before the Subcommittee on Europe and the
Middle East of the House Foreign Affairs Committee,
Washington, D.C., 1 October 1992


On 1 October 1992, at Washington, D.C., in a statement before the Subcommittee on Europe and the Middle East of the House Foreign Affairs Committee, Mr. Edward P. Djerejian, United State Assistant Secretary of State for Near Eastern Affairs and Acting Assistant Secretary for South Asian Affairs, presented an update of the Arab-Israeli peace negotiations. He said the following, inter alia,


"...
Extracts from an interview with Prime Minister Yitzhak Rabin,
Jerusalem, 20 October 1992


On 20 October 1992, at Jerusalem, in an interview with the foreign press, attended by an Al-Hayat correspondent, Prime Minister of Israel Mr. Yitzhak Rabin expressed his views on the question of national rights of the Palestinian people.

Asked what long-term future Mr. Rabin had to propose to the Palestinians, he said:
Questioned whether a Palestinian entity on a limited piece of territory in a confederal relationship with Jordan and security guarantees for Israel would be acceptable to him, Mr. Rabin said:
Remarks by the Spokesman of the Secretary-General of the United Nations
on the question of the multilateral negotiations on regional issues,
United Nations Headquarters, 23 October 1992


On 23 October 1992, at a daily press briefing at United Nations Headquarters, the Spokesman for the Secretary-General of the United Nations stated the following on the question of the United Nations participation in the multilateral negotiations on regional issues:
* * *



Notes


1. United States Department of State Dispatch, October 5, 1992, Vol. 3, No. 40, pp. 745-746.

2. Al-Hayat (in Arabic), 20 October 1992.

3. As per text released on 23 October 1992 by the office of the Spokesman for the Secretary-General.

Follow UNISPAL RSS Twitter