Union of Soviet Socialist Republics and United States

of America: draft resolution

The Security Council,

Referring to its resolution 338 (1973) of 22 October 1973,

1.  Confirms its decision on an immediate cessation of all kinds of firing and of all military action, and urges that the forces of the two sides be returned to the positions they occupied at the moment the cease-fire became effective;

2.  Requests the Secretary-General to take measures for immediate dispatch of United Nations observers to supervise the observance of the cease-fire between the forces of Israel and the Arab Republic of Egypt,, using for this purpose the personnel of the United Nations now in the Middle East and first of all the personnel now in Cairo.


Document symbol: S/11039
Document Type: Draft resolution
Document Sources: Security Council
Country: Soviet Union, United States of America
Subject: Armed conflict, Palestine question, Peace proposals and efforts
Publication Date: 23/10/1973