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UN Security Council Resolutions: Resolution 162

(April 11, 1961)

The Security Council,

Having considered the complaint submitted on 1 April 1961 by the Government of the Hashemite Kingdom of Jordan,1/

Noting the decision of the Israel-Jordan Mixed Armistice Commission of 20 March 1961,2/

1. Endorses the decision of the Mixed Armistice Commission of 20 March 1961;

2. Urges Israel to comply with this decision;

3. Requests the members of the Mixed Armistice Commission to co-operate so as to ensure that the General Armistice Agreement between Israel and Jordan will be complied with.

Adopted at the 949th meeting by 8 votes to none, with 3 abstentions (Ceylon, Union of Soviet Socialist Republics, United Arab Republic).


1/ Ibid., Supplement for January, February and March 1961, document S/4776.

2/ Ibid.

Sources: The United Nations