Primary Sources

PrintPrint EmailEmail ShareShare CiteCite


UN Security Council Resolution 50, Palestine

This resolution called for a “cessation of hostilities” in Palestine, supervised by the UN mediator and military observers, and prevented military personnel and war material to move in or out of Palestine, Egypt, Iraq, Lebanon, Saudi Arabia, Syria, Transjordan or Yemen during the cease-fire. It was adopted on May 29, 1948.


More on This Topic

Analysis Brief

Limping Forward In Iraq

With a new government in place, security concerns will dominate the Iraqi leaders' agenda. Reforming the country's decrepit police will be...

Research Links

Iraq War (2003-2011)

Iraq War Research Links provide news, analyses, government reports, history, costs, and more on the conflict in Iraq from 2003-2011.