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Middle East files, 1956-1958

MS. Eng. c. 6487
Held at the Weston Library

  • Request
  1. (fols. 1-35) copies of correspondence, and draft statements, concerning establishment of UN Emergency Force (UNEF) in the Canal Area, 1956-7
  2. (fols. 36-99) clearance of the Suez Canal including estimated cost and proposed methods of payment, 1956-7
  3. (fols. 100-45) UN administration of Gaza through UNEF and UN Relief and Works Agency (UNRWA), 1957
  4. (fols. 146-257) press briefings and extracts, mainly from the Arab press, concerning the Secretary-General's 1957 Middle East mission, 1957
  5. (fols. 258-93) talks during the 1957 mission in Israel, Syria and Jordan concerning UN Truce Supervision Organisation, and visits to UNRWA camps and UNEF, 1957-8
  6. (fols. 294-335) the Secretary-General's 1958 Middle East mission, including press briefings by Smith, 1958


  • Creation: 1956-1958


342 Leaves

Language of Materials

  • English


MS. Eng. c. 6487

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