United Nations Security Council Resolution 279

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UN Security Council
Resolution 279
Date May 12 1970
Meeting no. 1,537
Code S/RES/279 (Document)
Subject The Situation in the Middle East
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 279, adopted unanimously on May 12, 1970, at 12 words is the shortest Security Council resolution ever adopted; it reads simply "Demands the immediate withdrawal of all Israeli armed forces from Lebanese territory."

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