A/RES/56/214 B

United Nations

Distr.: General
17 July 2002

General Assembly
Fifty-sixth session
Agenda item 134 (b)

Resolution adopted by the General Assembly
[on the report of the Fifth Committee (A/56/722/Add.1)]

56/214. Financing of the United Nations Interim Force in
Lebanon
B1
The General Assembly,
Having considered the reports of the Secretary-General on the financing of the
United Nations Interim Force in Lebanon 2 and the related reports of the Advisory
Committee on Administrative and Budgetary Questions,3
Recalling Security Council resolution 425 (1978) of 19 March 1978 regarding
the establishment of the United Nations Interim Force in Lebanon, and the
subsequent resolutions by which the Council extended the mandate of the Force, the
latest of which was resolution 1391 (2002) of 28 January 2002,
Recalling also its resolution S-8/2 of 21 April 1978 on the financing of the
Force and its subsequent resolutions thereon, the latest of which was resolution
56/214A of 21 December 2001,
Reaffirming its resolutions 51/233 of 13 June 1997, 52/237 of 26 June 1998,
53/227 of 8 June 1999, 54/267 of 15 June 2000, 55/180 A of 19 December 2000,
55/180 B of 14 June 2001 and 56/214A,
Reaffirming also the general principles underlying the financing of United
Nations peacekeeping operations, as stated in General Assembly resolutions 1874
(S-IV) of 27 June 1963, 3101 (XXVIII) of 11 December 1973 and 55/235 of
23 December 2000,
Noting with appreciation that voluntary contributions have been made to the
Force,

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Consequently, resolution 56/214 in section VI of the Official Records of the General Assembly, Fiftysixth Session, Supplement No. 49 and corrigendum (A/56/49 and A/56/49 (Vol. I)/Corr.1), becomes
resolution 56/214 A.
2
A/56/822 and A/56/893.
3
A/56/887 and Add.7.

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