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, ([1])

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.

[1] Ibid., Third Year, Supplement for July 1948, document S/865.

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