Displaced Persons - 1967
(March 7, 1995)
Delegations from Israel, PLO, Jordan and Egypt met in Amman on March
7th, 1995, as the Continuing Committee for the purpose of deciding by agreement
the modalities of admission of Palestinians displaced from the West Bank and
the Gaza Strip in 1967, together with necessary measures to prevent disruption
and disorder and other matters of common concern.
The Ministerial meeting based its frame of reference on the DOP and its
Annexes, and Agreed Minutes, and on parallel clauses pertaining to displaced
persons in the Jordanian-Israeli Peace Treaty, and in the Camp David
The four Parties agreed on the structure of the Continuing Committee for
the displaced persons, and other matters of common concern, which would meet at
Ministerial and technical levels. With regard to the technical level, it was
agreed that each delegation is to be composed of three permanent members at
senior level, joined by experts as needed. The venue of the meetings of the
technical committee would be by rotation. The first meeting will be convened
within a month from today. Thereafter, meetings will be held normally every
three weeks. Meetings at the Ministerial level will be held by rotation every
two/three months. The technical level will report to the Ministerial level.
Relevant confidence building measures shall be discussed in the Continuing
The Ministerial Committee reaffirms its commitment to the speedy solution of
this question to enhance the Peace Process.
Source: Israeli Foreign