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25 October 2000
Letter dated 25 October 2000 from the Permanent Representative of Iraq
to the United Nations addressed to the President of the Security Council
In my capacity as Chairman of the Arab Group for the month of October, and on behalf of the member States of the League of Arab States, I refer to the letter addressed to Your Excellency by the Permanent Observer of Palestine to the United Nations, dated 25 October 2000. I have the honour to request the convening of an urgent meeting of the Security Council to consider the situation in the occupied Palestinian territory including Jerusalem and the establishment of a United Nations protection force to be deployed in the occupied Palestinian territory including Jerusalem to provide needed protection to the Palestinian civilian population.
Permanent Representative of Iraq
Chairman of the Arab Group