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21 March 1998
Tenth emergency special session
Agenda item 5
ILLEGAL ISRAELI ACTIONS IN OCCUPIED EAST JERUSALEM AND THE REST
OF THE OCCUPIED PALESTINIAN TERRITORY
Letter dated 11 March 1998 from the Permanent Representative
of the Syrian Arab Republic of the United Nations addressed
to the President of the General Assembly
In my capacity as Chairman of the Arab Group for March 1998 and pursuant to paragraph 9 of General Assembly resolution ES-10/4 of 13 November 1997, I have the honour, on behalf of the members of the League of Arab States, to request that the tenth emergency special session of the General Assembly be resumed in order to consider a draft resolution entitled "Illegal Israeli actions in occupied East Jerusalem and the rest of the occupied Palestinian territory". We hope that a plenary meeting of the General Assembly will be held on Tuesday, 17 March 1998.
I request that the text of the present letter be circulated as an official document of the resumed tenth emergency special session of the General Assembly.
) Mikhail WEHBE
Permanent Representative of the Syrian Arabic Republic to the United Nations
Chairman of the Arab Group
Reissued for technical reasons.