UN Resolution 242 for Israel Pre 1967 Boundaries


UNITIED NATIONS SECURITY Council Resolution 242 mandating Israeli withdrawal from occuppied territories taken in 1967 war.

Resolution embodied under International Law governing sovereignty and freedom of peoples, sets out legal principles governing President Obama's call for Israel's withdrawal to Pre 1967 boundaries and East Jerusalem as part of Palestinian independent state:

"(i) Withdrawal of Israel armed forces from territories occupied in the recent conflict

(ii) Termination of all claims or states of belligerency and respect for and acknowledgment of the

sovereignty, territorial integrity and political independence of every State in the area and their right to

live in peace within secure and recognized boundaries free from threats or acts of force;

(b) For achieving a just settlement of the refugee problem;"

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