U N I T E D N A T I O N S
29 May 1948
RESOLUTION ON THE PALESTINE QUESTION ADOPTED AT THE
THREE HUNDRED AND TENTH MEETING OF
THE SECURITY COUNCIL, 29 MAY 1948
THE SECURITY COUNCIL,
Desiring to bring about a cessation of hostilities in Palestine without prejudice to the rights, claims and position of either Arabs or Jews,
Calls upon all Governments and authorities concerned to order a cessation of all acts of armed force for a period of four weeks,
Calls upon all Government and authorities concerned to undertake that they will not introduce fighting personnel into Palestine, Egypt, Iraq, Lebanon, Saudi Arabia, Syria, Transjordan and Yemen during the cease fire and
Calls upon all Government and authorities concerned, should men of military age be introduced into countries or territories under their control, to undertake not to mobilize submit them to military training during the cease fire,
Calls upon all Governments and authorities concerned to refrain from importing or exporting war material into or to Palestine, Egypt, Iraq, Lebanon, Saudi Arabia, Syria, Transjordan and Yemen during the cease fire,
Urges all Governments and authorities concerned to take every possible precaution for the protection of the Holy Places and of the City of Jerusalem, including access to all shrines and sanctuaries for the purpose of worship by those who have an established right to visit and worship at them,
Instructs the United Nations Mediator for Palestine in concert with the Truce Commission to supervise the observance of the above provisions and decides that they shall be provided with a sufficient number of military observers.
Instructs the United Nations Mediator to make contact with all parties as soon as the cease fire is in force with a view to carrying out his functions as determined by the General Assembly.
Calls upon all concerned to give the greatest possible assistance to the United Nations Mediator,
Instructs the United Nations Mediator to make a weekly report to the Security Council during the cease fire,
Invites the States Members of the Arab League and the Jewish and Arab authorities in Palestine to communicate their acceptance of this resolution to the Security Council not later than 3.00 p.m. New York Standard Time on 1 June 1943,
Decides that if the present resolution is rejected by either party or by both, or if, having been accepted, it is subsequently repudiated or violated, the situation in Palestine will be reconsidered with a a view to action under Chapter VII of the Charter.
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