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31 October 1983
Agenda item 75
ISRAEL'S DECISION TO BUILD A CANAL LINKING THE
MEDITERRANEAN SEA TO THE DEAD SEA
Report of the Secretary-General
1. Following the completion of the report of the experts (see A/38/502, annex), the Under-Secretary-General of the Department of Technical Co-operation for Development received the following reply in a letter, dated 8 August 1983, from the Permanent Representative of Israel:
"With reference to your letter dated 9 June 1983, I have the honour to transmit to you herewith supplementary material recently completed by the Mediterranean Dead Sea Co. Ltd. as well as a copy of a report prepared by an American consulting company for the Mediterranean Dead Sea Co. Ltd.
"This material is being forwarded to you despite the fact that no developments on the ground have occurred over the past year and even though the Government of Israel has not received the clarifications sought in my letters of 27 May and 20 June 1983."
2. The materials transmitted with the letter are attached.