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9 November 2000
commission on human rights
Item 5 of the provisional agenda
THE RIGHT OF PEOPLES TO SELF-DETERMINATION AND
ITS APPLICATION TO PEOPLES UNDER COLONIAL OR
ALIEN DOMINATION OR FOREIGN OCCUPATION
Situation in occupied Palestine
Report by the Secretary-General
1. At its fifty-sixth session, the Commission on Human Rights adopted resolution 2000/4 entitled “Situation in occupied Palestine”. By paragraph 2 of resolution 2000/4, the Commission requested the Secretary-General to transmit the resolution to the Government of Israel and all other Governments, to disseminate it on the widest possible scale and to make available to the Commission on Human Rights, prior to the convening of its fifty-seventh session, all information pertaining to the implementation of the resolution by the Government of Israel.
2. In accordance with the request of the Commission, the Secretary-General on 14 July 2000 addressed a note verbale to the Minister for Foreign Affairs of Israel and to all other Governments requesting information pertaining to the implementation of the resolution by the Government of Israel.
3. The Department of Public Information undertook the activities enumerated in document
, paragraph 4.
4. No reply from Israel had been received at the time of the preparation of the present report.