Resolution 520

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Passed unanimously on 17 September 1982 by the UN Security Council, this resolution condemns Israeli violations of a ceasefire agreement. It notes and condemns the assassination on 14 September of Bashir Jumayyil, who had been about to take office as president. Then, "Taking note of Lebanon's determination to ensure the withdrawal of all non-Lebanese forces" and reaffirming several recent resolutions on the Lebanese situation, it "Condemns the recent Israeli incursions into Beirut in violation of the cease-fire agreements and of Security council resolutions," "Demands an immediate return to the positions occupied by Israel before 15 September 1982 . . ." and "Calls again for the strict respect for Lebanon's sovereignty, territorial integrity, unity and political independence under the sole and exclusive authority of the Lebanese Government through the Lebanese Army throughout Lebanon."

SEE ALSO Jumayyil, Bashir.

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