Letter dated 18 February 1987 from the Permanent Representative of

Japan to the United Nations addressed to the Secretary-General

I have the honour to transmit to you the following announcement made by the Government of Japan in connection with its emergency assistance to Palestine refugee camps in Lebanon.

I should be grateful if you would have this text circulated as a document of the General Assembly, under item 80 of the preliminary list, and of the Security Council.

(Signed)  K. KIKUCHI

Ambassador Extraordinare and

Plenipotentiary

Permanent Representative of Japan

to the United Nations

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*A/42/50