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This move of requesting an emergency meeting, he explained, is part of the General Assembly’s “Uniting for Peace” resolution, and comes in implementation of the final communiqué of the seventh Extraordinary Islamic Summit Conference in Istanbul, held on 18 May 2018, which calls for ensuring international protection to the Palestinian people, due to the Security Council’s failure to issue a resolution on the issue.
Document Type: Arabic text, French text, Press Release
Document Sources: General Assembly, General Assembly 10th Emergency Special Session, Organization of Islamic Cooperation (OIC)
subject: Gaza Strip, Population, Protection, Protests