6 August 1982

Union of Soviet Socialist Republics: revised draft resolution

The Security Council,

Deeply indignant at the refusal of Israel to comply with the decisions of the Security Council aimed at terminating the bloodshed in Beirut,

1.    Strongly condemns Israel for not implementing resolutions 516 (1982) and 517 (1982);

2.    Demands that Israel immediately implement these resolutions fully;

3.    Decides that, in order to carry out the above-mentioned decisions of the Security Council, all the States Members of the United Nations should refrain from supplying Israel with any weapons and from providing it with any military aid until the full withdrawal of Israeli forces from all Lebanese territory.

The Security Council on 6 August 1982 voted on the draft resolution as follows:

In favour: China, France, Guyana, Ireland, Japan, Jordan, Panama, Poland, Spain, Uganda, Union of Soviet Socialist Republics.
Against: United States of America.
Absteined: Togo, United Kingdom of Great Britain and Northern Ireland, Zaire.

Document symbol: S/15347/Rev.1
Document Type: Draft resolution, Vetoed draft resolution
Document Sources: Security Council
Subject: Armed conflict, Palestine question, Peace proposals and efforts
Publication Date: 06/08/1982