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4 October 2000
Agenda items 40, 41 and 85
The situation in the Middle East
Question of Palestine
Report of the Special Committee to Investigate Israeli Practices Affecting the Human Rights of the Palestinian People and Other Arabs of the Occupied Territories
Letter dated 3 October 2000 from the
Permanent Representative of Malaysia to the
United Nations addressed to the Secretary-General
I have the honour to write to you, in my capacity as Chairman of the Islamic Group at the United Nations, and to inform you that the Islamic Group met on Monday, 2 October 2000, at United Nations Headquarters and discussed the situation in the Occupied Palestinian Territory, including the situation in Al-Quds Al-Sharif.
The Group expressed its serious concern over the matter and adopted a statement, the text of which is enclosed.
I would be grateful if the present letter and its annex could be circulated as an official document of the General Assembly, under agenda items 40, 41 and 85, and of the Security Council.
Permanent Representative of Malaysia
to the United Nations
Chairman of the Islamic Group