Egypt, Syria and Lebanon Reject U.N. Conciliation Body’s Note to Start Peace Talks
Menu JTA Search

Egypt, Syria and Lebanon Reject U.N. Conciliation Body’s Note to Start Peace Talks

Download PDF for this date

Egypt, Syria and Lebanon today rejected the United Nations Palestine Conciliation Commission’s recent note calling for the immediate lauching of peace talks with Israel. The three Arab states insisted on the need for prior talks regarding settlement of the Palestine Arab refugee question. (The New York Times reported today from Geneva that Egypt has withdrawn her delegation from the Conciliation Commission.)

Founding Funders

The digitization of the JTA Archive would not have been possible without the generous support of the following donors:
  • The Gottesman Fund
  • Righteous Persons Foundation
  • Charles H. Revson Foundation
  • Elisa Spungen Bildner and Robert Bildner, in honor of Norma Spungen
  • George S. Blumenthal
  • Grace and Scott Offen Charitable Fund