Israeli nuclear armament – GA resolution


[on the report of the First Committee (A/48/679)]

48/78.  Israeli nuclear armament

The General Assembly,

Bearing in mind relevant United Nations resolutions,

Taking note of relevant resolutions adopted by the General Conference of the International Atomic Energy Agency, the latest of which is GC(XXXVII)/RES/627 of 1 October 1993,

Aware of the recent positive developments in the Middle East peace process,

1. Calls upon Israel to renounce possession of nuclear weapons and to accede to the Treaty on the Non-Proliferation of Nuclear Weapons; 1/

2. Calls upon the States of the region to place all their nuclear facilities under International Atomic Energy Agency safeguards;

3. Requests the Secretary-General to report to the General Assembly on the implementation of the present resolution;

4. Decides to include in the provisional agenda of its forty-ninth session the item entitled "Israeli nuclear armament".

81st plenary meeting

16 December 1993


1/ United Nations, Treaty Series, vol. 729, No. 10485.

Document symbol: A/RES/48/78
Document Type: Resolution
Document Sources: General Assembly, International Atomic Energy Agency (IAEA)
Subject: Arms control and regional security issues
Publication Date: 16/12/1993
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