Palestine question – Israeli-Jordanian Mixed Armistice Commission meets in Jerualem – Press release

UNITED NATIONS

Department of Public Information

Press and Publications Bureau

Lake Success, New York

Press Release PAL/504

13 June 1949

ISRAELI-JORDANIAN MIXED ARMISTICE COMMISSION

MEETS IN JERUSALEM

(The following was received at UN Headquarters from the Press Officer

with the UN Acting Mediator's staff in Jerusalem.)

The situation created by Israeli occupation of a portion of the Government House area in Jerusalem was discussed yesterday by the Mixed Armistice Commission (for Israel and the Hashemite Jordan Kingdom) at Government House under the chairmanship of Brigadier General William E. Riley, Chief of Staff of the United Nations Acting Mediator for Palestine.  The discussion lasted six hours.

The meeting was then adjourned until 8:00 GMT today (13 June) when efforts will continue to work out a satisfactory solution.

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Document symbol: PAL/504
Document Type: Press Release
Document Sources: Department of Public Information (DPI), United Nations Mediator on Palestine
Subject: Palestine question, Peacekeeping
Publication Date: 13/06/1949
2019-03-12T19:29:26-04:00

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