United Nations Security Council Resolution 1283

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UN Security Council
Resolution 1283
Cyprus BufferZoneInBlue.png
Divided Cyprus with buffer zone
Date 15 December 1999
Meeting no. 4,082
Code S/RES/1283 (Document)
Subject The situation in Cyprus
Voting summary
15 voted for
None voted against
None abstained
Result Adopted
Security Council composition
Permanent members
Non-permanent members

United Nations Security Council resolution 1283, adopted unanimously on 15 December 1999, after reaffirming all resolutions on the situation in Cyprus, including Resolution 1251 (1999), the Council extended the mandate of the United Nations Peacekeeping Force in Cyprus (UNFICYP) for a further six months until 15 June 2000.[1]

The Security Council called upon Cyprus and Northern Cyprus to address the humanitarian issue relating to missing persons urgently. The Secretary-General Kofi Annan was requested to report by 1 June 2000 on the implementation of this resolution.[2]

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  1. ^ "Security Council extends UNFICYP until 15 June 2000". United Nations. 15 December 1999. 
  2. ^ Bercovitch, Jacob; Gartner, Scott Sigmund (2008). International Conflict Mediation: New Approaches and Findings. Taylor & Francis. p. 141. ISBN 978-0-415-45309-7. 

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