Middle East

1 January 1971

The 18th Triennial Congress of the Women’s International League for Peace and Freedom, 18 December, 1970-2 January, 1971 in New Delhi, India:

We accept the United Nations Resolution of 22 November 1967 and urge the governments concerned to expedite its implementations.

We stress the importance of the administration of the occupied territories being conducted according to the relevant international conventions with particular reference to the conventions on human rights.  We welcome the resumption of negotiations among the parties concerned, through the good offices of Dr. Gunnar Jarring, special representative of the United Nations’ Secretary-General to the Middle East.