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        Security Council
S/PV.3698 (Resumption 2)
28 September 1996

United Nations S/PV.3698 (Resumption 2)

Security Council Provisional
Fifty-first Year
3698th Meeting
Saturday, 28 September 1996, 9.35 p.m.
New York

President: Mr. Cabral (Guinea-Bissau)

Members: Botswana Mr. Legwaila
Chile Mr. Somavía
China Mr. Qin Huasun
Egypt Mr. Elaraby
France Mr. Dejammet
Germany Mr. Eitel
Honduras Mr. Martínez Blanco
Indonesia Mr. Wisnumurti
Italy Mr. Fulci
Poland Mr. Matuszewski
Republic of Korea Mr. Park
Russian Federation Mr. Fedotov
United Kingdom of Great Britain and Northern Ireland Sir John Weston
United States of America Mrs. Albright


The situation in the occupied Arab territories

The meeting was suspended at 9.40 p.m., 27 September 1996, and resumed at 9.35 p.m., 28 September 1996.

The President (interpretation from French): Members of the Council have before them document S/1996/803, which contains the text of a draft resolution prepared in the course of the Security Council's prior consultations.

It is my understanding that the Council is ready to proceed to the vote on the draft resolution before it. Unless I hear any objection, I shall put the draft resolution contained in document S/1996/803 to the vote now.

There being no objection, it is so decided.

A vote was taken by show of hands.

In favour:

Botswana, Chile, China, Egypt, France, Germany, Guinea-Bissau, Honduras, Indonesia, Italy, Poland, Republic of Korea, Russian Federation, United Kingdom of Great Britain and Northern Ireland




United States of America

The President (interpretation from French): The result of the voting is as follows: 14 in favour, none against and one abstention. The draft resolution has been adopted as resolution 1073 (1996).

The Security Council has thus concluded the present stage of its consideration of the item on its agenda.

The meeting rose at 9:40 p.m.

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