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Scandinavian Foreign Ministers Postpone Israeli Recognition Until Mediator Acts

September 13, 1948
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The Foreign Ministers, of Denmark, ?den and Norway have decided not to recognize the state of Israel until Count Folke Bernadotte, the United Nations Mediator in Palestine, has completed peace negotiations between the Jews and Arabs, it was reported here today.

The Israeli question was among points discussed by the Scandinavian ministers at a meeting held in preparation for the forthcoming U.N. General Assembly sessions, to be held in Paris.

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