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last updated May 26, 2009
published Sept. 24, 2002
United Nations Security Council Resolution 1435
September 24, 2002
Read more:  Security Council, Resolution 1435, terrorist attacks, reoccupation, withdrawal of Israeli forces
Summary: Security Council Resolution 1435 condemns all terrorist attacks against any civilians, and expresses grave concern at the reoccupation of the headquarters of the President of the Palestinian Authority, PA, in Ramallah and demands its immediate end. The Security Council is also alarmed at the reoccupation of Palestinian cities and the severe restrictions imposed on the movement of persons and goods, and concerned at the humanitarian crisis being faced by the Palestinian people. It reiterates the need for respect of international humanitarian law, including the Fourth Geneva Convention, and reiterates its demand for the cessation of acts of violence. It demands that Israel cease measures in and around Ramallah, and demands the withdrawal of the Israeli occupying forces from Palestinian cities towards the return to positions held prior to September 2000.
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Document Text
Reaffirming its resolutions 242 (1967), 338 (1973), 1397 (2002), 1402 (2002) and 1403 (2002), as well as the statements of its President, of April 10, 2002 and July 18, 2002,

Reiterating its grave concern at the tragic and violent events that have taken place since September 2000 and the continuous deterioration of the situation,

Condemning all terrorist attacks against any civilians, including the terrorist bombings in a Palestinian school in Hebron on September 17, 2002, and in Israel on September 18 and 19, 2002,

Gravely concerned at the reoccupation of the headquarters of the President of the Palestinian Authority in the City of Ramallah that took place on September 19, 2002, and demanding its immediate end,

Alarmed at the reoccupation of Palestinian cities as well as the severe restrictions imposed on the freedom of movement of persons and goods, and gravely concerned at the humanitarian crisis being faced by the Palestinian people,

Reiterating the need for respect in all circumstances of international humanitarian law, including the fourth Geneva Convention relative to the protection of civilian persons in time of war of August 12, 1949,

1- Reiterates its demand for the complete cessation of all acts of violence, including all acts of terror, provocation, incitement and destruction;

2- Demands that Israel immediately cease measures in and around Ramallah, including the destruction of Palestinian civilian and security infrastructure;

3. Demands also the expeditious withdrawal of the Israeli occupying forces from Palestinian cities towards the return to the positions held prior to September 2000;

4- Calls on the Palestinian Authority to meet its expressed commitment to ensure that those responsible for terrorist acts are brought to justice;

5- Expresses its full support for the efforts of the Quartet and calls upon the Government of Israel, the Palestinian Authority and all States in the region to cooperate with these efforts and recognizes in this context the continuing importance of the initiative endorsed at the Arab League Beirut Summit.

6- Decides to remain seized of the matter."


Related Sites:
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Document Text
Reaffirming its resolutions 242 (1967), 338 (1973), 1397 (2002), 1402 (2002) and 1403 (2002), as well as the statements of its President, of April 10, 2002 and July 18, 2002,

Reiterating its grave concern at the tragic and violent events that have taken place since September 2000 and the continuous deterioration of the situation,

Condemning all terrorist attacks against any civilians, including the terrorist bombings in a Palestinian school in Hebron on September 17, 2002, and in Israel on September 18 and 19, 2002,

Gravely concerned at the reoccupation of the headquarters of the President of the Palestinian Authority in the City of Ramallah that took place on September 19, 2002, and demanding its immediate end,

Alarmed at the reoccupation of Palestinian cities as well as the severe restrictions imposed on the freedom of movement of persons and goods, and gravely concerned at the humanitarian crisis being faced by the Palestinian people,

Reiterating the need for respect in all circumstances of international humanitarian law, including the fourth Geneva Convention relative to the protection of civilian persons in time of war of August 12, 1949,

1- Reiterates its demand for the complete cessation of all acts of violence, including all acts of terror, provocation, incitement and destruction;

2- Demands that Israel immediately cease measures in and around Ramallah, including the destruction of Palestinian civilian and security infrastructure;

3. Demands also the expeditious withdrawal of the Israeli occupying forces from Palestinian cities towards the return to the positions held prior to September 2000;

4- Calls on the Palestinian Authority to meet its expressed commitment to ensure that those responsible for terrorist acts are brought to justice;

5- Expresses its full support for the efforts of the Quartet and calls upon the Government of Israel, the Palestinian Authority and all States in the region to cooperate with these efforts and recognizes in this context the continuing importance of the initiative endorsed at the Arab League Beirut Summit.

6- Decides to remain seized of the matter."


Related Sites:
http://www.un.org
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