XI. RESOLUTIONS ADOPTED WITHOUT REFERENCE TO A COMMITTEE : Question considered by the first emergency special session of the General Assembly from 1 to 10 November 1956 (item 66)
1121. Resolution

The General Assembly, Having received the report of the Secretary-General[1] on basic points for the presence and functioning in Egypt of the United Nations Emergency Force, Having received also the report of the Secretary-General [2]3on arrangements for clearing the Suez Canal,

1. Notes with approval the contents of the aidemémoire on the basis for the presence and functioning of the United Nations Emergency Force in Egypt, as annexed to the report of the Secretary-General;

2. Notes with approval the progress so far made by the Secretary-General in connexion with arrangements for clearing the Suez Canal, as set forth in his report;[3]

3. Authorizes the Secretary-General to proceed with the exploration of practical arrangements and the negotiation of agreements so that the clearing operations may be speedily and effectively undertaken.

594th plenary meeting,
24 November 1956.


[1]2 Official Records of the General Assembly, Eleventh Session, Annexes, agenda item 66, document A/3375. [2] Ibid., document A/3376. [3]4 Ibid., First Emergency Special Session, Annexes, agenda item 5, document A/3302.
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