United Nations Security Council Resolution 53
Adopted by the Security Council at its 331st meeting, by 8 votes to none, with 3 abstentions (Syria, Ukrainian Soviet Socialist Republic, Union of Soviet Socialist Republics), on 7 July 1948
The Security Council,
Taking into consideration the telegram from the United Nations Mediator dated 5 July 1948, ()
Addresses an urgent appeal to the interested parties to accept in principle the prolongation of the truce for such period as may be decided upon in consultation with the Mediator.
 Ibid., Third Year, Supplement for July 1948, document S/865.