United Nations Security Council Resolution 701

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UN Security Council
Resolution 701
UNIFIL area of operations, alongside UNDOF
Date 31 July 1991
Meeting no. 2,997
Code S/RES/701 (Document)
Subject Israel-Lebanon
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 701, adopted unanimously on 31 July 1991, after recalling previous resolutions on the topic, as well as studying the report by the Secretary-General on the United Nations Interim Force in Lebanon (UNIFIL) approved in 426 (1978), the Council decided to extend the mandate of UNIFIL for a further six months until 31 January 1992.

The Council then remphasised the mandate of the Force and requested the Secretary-General to report back on the progress made with regard to the implementation of resolutions 425 (1978) and 426 (1978).

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