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Construction du musée sur un ancien cimetière musulman - Déclaration par le Center for Constitutional Rights - Lettre de la Palestine
31 October 2011
Agenda items 36 and 37
The situation in the Middle East
Question of Palestine
Letter dated 26 October 2011 from the Permanent Observer of Palestine to the United Nations addressed to the Secretary-General
In follow-up of my letter, dated 10 August 2011, contained in document
, regarding the very serious issue of the continued destruction of Ma’man Allah (Mamilla) Cemetery in Jerusalem by the Israeli Government, I have the honour to transmit a statement issued on 20 October 2011 by the Center for Constitutional Rights, entitled “Archaeologists Worldwide Urge Halt to ‘Museum of Tolerance’ Construction on Ancient Muslim Cemetery” (see annex).
I kindly request that the text of the present letter and its annex be circulated as a document of the General Assembly, under agenda items 36 and 37.
Ambassador, Permanent Observer
Annex to the letter dated 26 October 2011 from the Permanent Observer of Palestine to the United Nations addressed to the Secretary-General