UNITED NATIONS, N. Y. (Oct. 30)
The United Nations Security Council rejected the American resolution against Israel late this evening with Britain and France voting against the resolution. The result of the vote was 7 for the resolution 2 against and 2 abstentions. Under the Security Council regulations, two negative votes by permanent members of the Council-defeat the resolution.
Following defeat of the American resolution the Soviet Union introduced a substitute measure calling on Israel to withdraw its forces behind the armistice lines. The Security Council was to consider this measure at a late meeting tonight.