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No ISRAE L an d EGYP T federal Armistic Agreemen wit annexe an accompany in letters Signe a Rhodes o Februar y

1 pEfffiJ official text communicated by the Permanent Representative of Israel to likiUnitedNations The registration took place on 6 October 1949 ISRAE L t EGYPT E ifiventio darmistic genera ave annexe e lettre s daccompagnement Signe a Rhodes l 2 f

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No 65 4 ISRAE L an d EGYP T federal Armistic Agreemen (wit annexe an accompany in letters) Signe a Rhodes o 2 Februar 194 9 y. 1 pEfffiJ 'official text communicated by the Permanent Representative of Israel to *likiUnited'Nations. The registration took place on 6 October 1949. ISRAE L t EGYPT E i$)fiventio d'armistic genera (ave annexe e lettre s d'accompagnement) Signe a Rhodes l 2 fevrie r 194 9 'ffixtevofficiel anglais communique par le representant permanent d'Israel aupres ted-Organisation des Nations Unies. L'enregistrementa eu lieu le 6 oct'obre '1949.
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25 United Nations Treaty Series No 654 EGYPTIAN-ISRAEL GENERA ARMISTIC AGREE MENT. SIGNE A RHODES O 2 FEBRUAR 1949 i Preamble Th Partie t th present Agreement respondin t .th Security Councilf * resolutio o 1 Novembe 1948 callin upo rthem, a a furthe provisiona l measur unde Articl 40"o the'Charter o the'Unite Nation an in'order ! facilitat th transitio fro th presen truc t permanen peac i Palestine^ ! negotiat a Armistice having decide t ente ^nt negotiation Vri3er | Unite Nation Chairmanshi concernin th implementatio o th Security ! Counci resolution o 4 an 1 Novembe 1948 an havin appointe

repres s sentative empowere t negotiat an conclud a Armistic Agreement ; Th undersigne representatives i th ful authorit entruste t them j thei respectiv Governments hav agree upo th followin provisions : Article I Wit a vie t promotin th retur t permanen peac i Palestin and; ' recognitio o th importanc i thi regar o mutua assurance concernin g th futur militar operation o th Parties th followin principles whi w shal b full observe b bot Partie durin th Armistice ar hereb affirmed ! Th injunctio o th Securit Counci agains resor t militar tore ? in th settlemen o th Palestin questio ..sha^

henceforth be,scnip ulousl j respecte b bot .Parties , N aggressiv actio b th arme forcesland sea o air-^-ofreM^f i Part shal b undertaken planned o threatene agains th peopl o thf e arme force o th other i bein understoo that'th us o th ter "pjz^ug thi contex ha n bearin o norma staff-plannin a generall practiced . militar organizations . "Cam int forc o 2 Februar 1949 a fro th dat o signature i accordanc wi m articl XI (1) . Unite Nations Official Records of the Security Council, Thir Year Supplemen j| g Novembe 194 (documen S/107 an S/1080) .
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Series Th principl tha n militar o politica advantag shoul b gainett e unde th truc ordere b th Securit Counci i recognized . I i als recognize tha th basi purpose an spiri o th Armisfic ^ woul no b serve b th restoratio o previously hel militar positions* H change fro thos no hel Othe tha as specificall provide fo in'th'lj : Agreement o b th advanc o th militar force o eithe sid e position hel a th tim thi Armistic Agreemen i signed . 3 I i furthe recognize tha rights claims o interest o a non-militar y characte i the-are o Palestine'covere b thi Agreemen ma b asserte a eithe Party an tha

these b mutua agreemen bein exclude frorh'tfl e Armistic negotiations shal be a th discretio o the.Parties th subjec o f late settlement I i emphasized tha i i not the purpos q this Agreement ^ establish t recognize t strengthen o t weake o nullify i an way '.air f territorial .custodia o othe -rights claim o interest which;ma b asser-l&d" ; eithe Part i th are q Palestin o an par o localit thereo cove;re| | thi Agreement whethe suc asserte rights claim o interest deriv f?pjg | Securit Counci resolutions includin th resolutio o 4 Novembe 1948,:and | th Memorandu o 1 Novembe 194 fo its

implementation o from;an ^ othe source Th provisions o thi Agreemen ar dictate exclusively^byj i militar consideration an ar vali onl fo th period o th Armistice . Article \V ' 1 'Th lin describe i Articl V o thi Agreement sharTb'e designai ^ th Armistic Demarcatio Lin an i delineate i pursuanc o th PurPS j ari inten o th resolution o th Securit Counci o 4 an I NoVeinRcp l 1948 . Th Armistic Demarcatio Lin i no t b construe i "^ny.*senj| | as a politica 6r territoria boundary an i delineate without pfejuaicei y rights claim an position o eithe Part t th Armistic a regafds/ultiniag f settlemen

o th Palestin question . Th basi purpos o th Armistic Demarcatio Lin i t ? ^,,"|O T th lin beyon whic th arme force o th respectiv Partie shall not ?QJ M excep a provide i Articl II o thi Agreement . 4 Rule an regulation o th arme force o th Parties whichpron y civilian fro crossin th fightin line o enterin th are between the:: ^ No 65 +
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25 United Nations Treaty Series 19$| > shal remai i effec afte th signin o thi Agreemen wit applicatio t o th Armistic Demarcatio Lin define i Articl VI . Article VI I th GAZA-RAFA are th Armistic Demarcatio Lin shal b a ! delineate i

paragrap 2. (i o th Memorandu o 1 Novembe 1948 ? th implementatio o th Securit Counci resolutio o 4 Novembe 1948) S namel b a lin fro th coas a th mout o th Wad Has in a easterly ! directio throug Dei Sunei an acros th Gaza-A Majda Highwa t a ; poin 3 kilometre eas of th Highway the i a southerl directio parallel th Gaza-A Madja Highway an continuin thu t th Egyptia frontier ^ Withi thi liri Egyp^a force shal nowher advanc beyon their ; presen .positions an thi shal includ Bei Hanu an it surroundin area ] fro whic Israel force shal b withdraw t nort o th Armistic Demarca- ' tio Line an an othe

position withi th lin delineate i paragrap 1 whic shal b evacuate b Israel force a se fort i paragrap 3 . Israel outposts eac limite t platoo strength ma b maintained ; thi are a th followin points Dei Suneid o th nort sid o th Waff i (M 10751090) 70 S o Sa'a (M 10500982) Sulphu Quarrie | 09870924)' Tall-Jamm (M 09720887) an K A Ma'i (M 09320g2l l Th Israel outpos maintaine a th Cemeter (M 08160723 shall ^ evacuate o th da afte tha whic follow th signing,o thi Agreemen t Th Israel outpos a Hil 7 (M 10451017 shal b evacuate no laj l tha fou week followin th da o whic thi Agreemen i signed

FoUov^jng l th evacuatio o th abov outposts ne Israel outpost ma be establjsbea j M 08360700 an a a poin du eas o Hil 7 eas o th Arrhi^ ^ Demarcatio Line . I th BETHLEHEM^HEBRO area whereve position ar e Egyptia forces th provision o thi Agreemen shal appl t th ;.for ceSj bot Partie i eac suc locality excep tha th demarcatio o the^Argus ^ Lin an reciproca arrangement fo withdrawa an reductio o fpff^^-a i undertake i suc manne a ma b decide b th Parties at ,?ucji-jp| f a Armistic Agreemen ma b conclude coverin militar force i ,tn ^ are othe tha thos o th Partie t thi Agreement o soone a th

,$g | th Parties . No 65 +
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26 United Nations Treaty Series 19-4$ 1 Article VII I i recognize b th Partie t thi Agreemen tha i certai secft>i $ th tota are involved th proximit o th force o a thir part rio i covere b thi Agreemen make impractica th ful applicatio o al provi i sion o th Agreemen t suc sectors Fo thi reaso alone t^refore and ; pendin th conclusio o a Armistic Agreemen i plac o th existin truc e wit tha thir party th provision o thi Agreemen relatin t reciprocal ; reductio an withdrawa o force shal appl onl t th wester fron and no t th easter front . ,* 2 Th area

comprisin th wester an easter front shal b a define f th Unite Nation Chie o Staf o th Truc Supervisio Organization, . th basi o th deploymen o force agains eac othe an pas military ; activit o th futur possibilit thereo i th area Thi definitio o the ! wester an easter front i se fort i Anne I o thi Agreement . I th are o th wester fron unde Egyptia control Egyptian y defensiv force onl ma b maintained Al othe Egyptia force shal b'el f withdraw fro thi are t a poin o point n furthe eas tha E Aristi-i ? Abo Aoueigila . I th are o th wester fron unde Israel control Israel defensive ; force only

whic shal b base o th settlements ma b maintained.' M othe Israel force shal b withdraw fro thi are t a poin o point nor m th lin delineate i paragrap 2. o th Memorandu o 1 NovenlBg " 194 o th implementatio o th resolutio o th Securit Counci o 4 Ife L vembe 1948 . Th defensiv force referre t i paragraph 3 an 4 above^apj f a define i Anne II t thi Agreement . Article VIII i. Th are comprisin th villag o E Auj an vicinity a ^eto| J paragrap 2 o thi Article shal b demilitarized an bot Egyptia a| | Israel arme force shal b totall exclude therefrom Th Chairma of O Mixe Armistic Commissio establishe

i Articl X o thi Agreemen fJ y Unite Nation Observer attache t th Commissio shal b responsibl M ensurin th ful implementatio o thi provision . Th are thu demilitarize shal b a follows Fro a poin J^jM Egypt-Palestin frontie fiv (5 kilometre north-wes o th intersection ^ No 65 4
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26 United Nations Treaty Series th Rafah-E Auj roa an th frontie (M 08750468) south-eas M Khash E Mam-du (M 09650414) thenc south-eas t Hil 405v(MR | 10780285) thenc south-wes t a poin o th Egypt-Palestin frontie fivl (5 kilometre south-eas o th intersectio o th ol railwa track anduie l frontie (M

09950145) thenc returnin north-wes alon the^jJgypt-Palestinf l frontie t th poin o origin . O th Egyptia sid o th frontier facin th E Auj area no i Egyptia defensiv position shal b close t E Auj tha E Qouseim arid l Abo Aoueigila . Th roa Taba-Qouseima-Auj shal no b employe b an military ^ force whatsoeve fo th purpos o enterin Palestine . Th movemen o arme force o eithe Part t thi Agreemen into j an par o th are define i paragrap 2 o thi Article fo an purpose or | failur b eithe Part t respec o fulfi an o th othe provision o this ! Article whe confirme b th Unite Nation representatives shal

constitute ! flagrant violatio o thi Agreement . Article IX Al prisoner o wa detaine b eithe Part t thi Agreemen aiid ni|| | longin t th arme forces regula o irregular o th othe Part shall?:bj| l exchange a follows : Th exchang o prisoner o wa shal b unde United JNauang j supervisio an contro throughout Th exchang shal begi withi te da) g afte th signin o thi Agreemen an shal b complete no late tEa| | twenty-on day following Upo th signin o thi Agreement th Chairin a th Mixe Armistic Commissio establishe i Articl X o thi Agreement ! consultatio wit th appropriat militar authoritie o th Parties

sh a formulat a pla fo th exchang o prisoner o wa withi th abov period* ! definin th dat an place o exchang an al othe relevan details . Prisoner o war.agains who a pena prosecutio ma b pending?'* ^ wel a thos sentence fo crim o othe offence shal b included-in ? exchang o prisoners . Al article o persona use valuables letters documents idenuMa.^ . marks an othe persona effect o whateve nature belongin t prisoners ^ No 65 4
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26 United-Nations Treaty Series 194ff l wa wh ar bein exchanged shal b returne t them or i the hav escape* died t th Part t whos arme force the belonged . >

Al matter no specificall regulate i thi Agreemen shal b decide d accordanc wit th principle lai dow i th Internationa Conwntion j relatin t th Treatmen o Prisoner o War signe a Genev o 2 July ! 1929. 1 .5 Th Mixe Armistic Commissio establishe i Articl X o thi s Agreemen shal assum responsibilit fo locatin missin persons whethe r militar o civilian withi th area controlle b eac Party t facilitat thei r expeditiou exchange Eac Part undertake t exten t th Commissio ful l co-operatio and assistanc i th discharg o thi function . Article X "''"'"'1; Th executio o th provision o thi Agreemen shal b

supervise d a Mixe Armistic Commissio compose o seve members o who eac h Part t thi Agreemen shal designat three an whos Chairma shal b e th Unite Nation Chie o Staf o the-Truc Supervisio Organizatio o a ; senio office fro th Observe personne o tha Organizatio designate h y hi followin consultatio with bot Partie t thi Agreement . Th Mixe Armistic Commissio shal maintai it headquarter i t Auja an .shal hol it meeting a suc place an a suc time a i n y dee necessar fo th effectiv conduc o it work . Th Mixe Armistic Commissio shal b convene i it firs meetin g th Unite Nation Chie o Staf o th Truc

Supervisio Organizatio no t late tha on wee followin th signin o thi Agreement . i 4. Decision o th Mixe Armistic Commission t th exten possibl y shal b base o th principl o unanimity I th absenc o unanimityj l decision shal b take b a majorit vot o th member o th Comrrussio| | presen an voting. O question o principle appea shal li t a Spea | Committee compose o th Unite Nation Chie o Staf o th Truc Supej f 'Leagu o Nations, Treaty Series, Volum CXVIII pag 303 Volum CXXH P?| | 367 Volum CXXVI pag 460 Volum GXXX pag 468 Volum CXXXIV pag -MS | Volum CXXXVIII pag 452 Volum CXLII pag 376 Volum

CXLVII pag J | Volum CLVI pag 229 Volum CLX pag 383 Volum CLXIV pag 388;'V| CLXXII pag 413 Volum CLXXVII pag 407 Volum CLXXXI pag 393 voregj j CXGIII pag 270 Volum GXCVI page 417 Volum CXCVII pag 316 Volum ^ pag 511 an Volum CCIV pag 448 an Unite Nations Treaty Series, Volwn U pag 497 . No 6S 4
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visio Organizatio an on membe eac o th Egyptia an Israel Bele^. , tio t th Armistic Conferenc a Rhode o som othe senio officer whos e decision o al suc question shal b final. I n appea agains a decisio c f th Commission i filed withi on wee fro th dat o sai decision tha t decisio

shal b take a final. Appeal t th Specia Committe shal b e presente t th Unite Nation Chie o Staf o th Truc Supervision ' Organization wh shal conven th Committe a the earlies possibl date , Th Mixe Armistic Commissio shal formulat it ow rule o f procedure Meeting shal b hel onl afte du notic t th member b th e Chairman Th quoru fo it meeting shal b a majorit o it members . Th Commissio shal b empowere t emplo Observers wh nay ' fro amon th militar organization o th Partie o fro th militur y personne o th Unite Nation Truc Supervisio Organisation o f:o b_'th ; suc number a may b considere

essentia t th performanc <.. it func tions I th even Unite Nation Observer shoul b s employed the shal l remai unde th comman o th Unite Nations Chie o Staf o th Truc e Supervisio Organization Assignment o a genera o specia natm give w Unite Nation Observers'attache t th Mixe Armistic Commissio shal l subjec t appj-ova b th Unite Nation Chie o Scat o hi designate d representativ o th Commission whicheve i se i g a Chairman . Claims o complaint presente b cithe Part relatin t th applica tio o thi Agreemen shal b referre immediatel t th Mixe Armistic e Commissio through it Chairman Th Commissio

shal tak s^v actio 0 ^ al suc claim o complaint b mean o it observatio an investzcahat t machiner a i ma deem appropriate wit a vie t equitabl an tr.ni^^-% satisfactor settlement . Wher interpretatio o th meanin o a particula nruvi-r o to * Agreemen I a issue th Commission' interpretatio *hx* ptev-ail subjec t j th righ o appeal a provide i paragrap 4 Th Commission i it distTehos , an a th nee arises, ma fro tim t tim recommen t th P^x , modification i th provision o thi Agreement , Th Mixe Armistic Commissio shal submi t bot Partie re Pi, i it activitie a frequentl a I ma conside necessary

A cop o <--i " - So 6S 4
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2-S United Nations- Treaty Series- X94- 9 repor shal b presente t th Secretary-Genera o th Unite Nation fo r transmissio t th appropriat orga o agenc o th Unite Nations . 10 Member o th Commissio an it Observer shal b accorde such " freedo o movemen an acces i th area covere b thi Agreemen a s th Commissio ma determin t h necessary provide tha uhc rac a decision o th Commission ar reache B a majorit vot Unite Nation s Observer onl shall b employed , 11 Th expense o th Commission othe tha thos relatin t Unite d Nations Observers shal b apportione i equa

share betwee th tw Partia l thi Agreement. ; Article XI provisio o thi Agreemen shal i an wa prejudic th rights, . claim an position o eithe Partyheret i th ultimat peacefu settlemen of ) th Palestin question , Article XII Th presen Agreemen i ne pubjiv t rau."L.iUo an ihal omf c int forc immediatel upo bein ngncd . Thi Agreement havin bee negotiate an con !.3de i pursuanc e th resolutio o th Securlt Counci u 3 6 No\embe 194 oJLn fo the establishmen o a armistic m orde t eliminat th threa t th per-ce'ifi ' Palestin an t facilitat th transitio fro th presen tiuc t ptnnanent ' peac i Palestine

fhal remai i forc unti a peacefu settlemen br^es E th Partie i achieved excep a provide i parat-iap J o thi Articl e Th Partie t thi Agreemen may b mutua awutt rc\'-c^wi Agreemen o an o it pro\Lions o ma suspen it ap heatl n othe iha Article 1 an II a an time I th abniK < nr.uu.a agnvmei. and,a8 f thi Agreemen ha bee i effec fo on yea fro th dal '>{ \xs si nine f/J ^ th Partie ma cal npr th Scftttan-Gener d th Unite N.t>n w convok a conferenc r repreacntatAt* < th m Partk iui tii p_rp.'- *t ' reviewing reU^.nj o v,".hn: a n *< th pjo\i<-ion o thr Agu'emen olM j tha Article I an I

Pmlv.lp~tn in ai h conferenc .slia b obligator 5 * th Parties , I th conferenc prodde fo ir pa-acrao " o 1 hi Aui~ doe a^ J resul i a acjee solutio o a p m i dKputt dthi Par m. oi-a < - J matte befor th Setun Cornel o th Umt d Nation fo ti relie &e"$? l So 65 4
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27 0 United Nations Treatv Series 1949 ; th ground tha thi Agreemen ha bee coackide i pursuanc o Security -3 " Counci actio towar th en o achievin peac i Palestine , Thi Agreemen supersede th Egyptian-Israel Genera Cease-Fire * Agreement entere int fay th "Partie o 2 Januar 1949 . Thi Agreemen i signe i quintuplicate

o whic on cop shal be * retaine b eac Party tw copie communicate t th Secretary-Genera o f th United Nation fo transmissio t th Securit Counci an t th Unite d Nation Conciliatio Commissio o Palestine an on cop t th Actin g Mediato o Palestine . hi FAIT WHEREO th undersigne representative o th Contractin g Partie hav signe hereafter i th presenc o th Unite Nation Actin g Mediato o Palestin an th Unite Nation Chie o Staf o th Trata ; Supervisio Organization . DOH a Rhodes Islan o Rhodes Greece o th twenty-fourt o f February ninetee forty-nine . Fo an o behal o the . Governmen o Egypt : (Signed)

Colone Sei E DIN E Colone E RAHMA Y Fo an o behal o th e Governmen o Israel ; (Signed) Walte EYTA N Colone Yigae YADI N Elia SASSO N 3 Unite Nations document S/1225 , Ho 65 +
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27 2 United Nations Treaty Series 1941 } ANNEX I . PLA O WITHDRAWA FRO A FALUJ A Th withdrawa o Egyptia troop wit al o thei militar impediment a fro th Ax, FALUJ are t point beyon th Egypt-Palestin frontie shal h txt- cute i accordanc with th followin plan ; . .The withdrawa operatio shal begi on 2 Februar 194 a 050 hours ' GM an shal b unde Unite Nation supervisio an contro throughout . In vie o th

substantia numbe o troop involve an i th inteiesl ' minimisin th possibilit o frictio and incident an ensurin efTecthf l Unite Nation supervisio durin th operation th executio o th withdrawa l shal b complete withi a perio o fiv day fro th effectiv dat o th plan j withdrawal, '> Th roa A FA.LUJA-IRA2-SUWEI-0AN-BUREIR-GAZA-KAF. 1 J a" 1 nse a s th rout o withdrawal provide tha i thi j*out prove impas^b' u th dat o f withdrawa th Unite Nation Chie o Staf o th Truc Supsm^or Ot_n.<-na tio shall selec a alternativ rout i consultatio wit bot Partie s A leas forty-eigh hour prio t th schedule lim o %

tbd c th e Genera Office Commandin th Egyptia Force i Palestin ft>l s i ni t 'It, Unite Nation Chie o Staf (o hi representative) fo hi app:<"w a cetaikc b pla fo th withdrawa of th Egyptia garriso a A FALUJA t mclutic the, ' numbe o troop an amoun an typ o materia t b withdraw each day ih ^ numbe an typ o vehicle t b use eac da i th withdrawa movement, ? an th numbe o trip necessar t complet eac day' movement , Th detaile pla n-mrre t i paras:ap 4 :&>o\e Jiai b base e & 8 orde o priorit i the v.jthdrav.;ii*opcjatio define b ;h Unite Nation Chi** Stal o th Trut Supe dsio lU.k shal provid r-iia

clia tha fello in tW ( evacuatio c> sa an w und- air-'ni A* ec?;r,n* for inh.mr f e- to;ethe w i thei persona ani. an p^-.ejs.e:! -.hil b fir= ev? ani h;av <&u:po5j & onl i th f.m s:.'.s,c th op ration Heav Kummt'ii i t b dehn d a &n % iery artnour/ -ars tanks znd Hre a < iniir-. Wit a \h- towar 4;rmnati8 ^ an possibilit o incident* followir. th arriva o th infantr rontirejent a tnSjj destination th e ..citatio o hea%* eqmpn; ^bal b T a poin i Bp'pBfp f territor t b cVimatt b th Unite Naiin- Chi'- o Sta an there as 3?tf ' tia prop-ny ~o !x plac- an it'p unde cu-.t dy caar an sea o th " Lnl

^ Nation unti un Uir. :. th Chi f o Sta i- <.etbfie tha th Arrnht.c , becom eiiet'ire uhereuoo thi equipmen v>il b hande ove t m .-pp^ P Egy tia a thori t :s . No 65 4
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27 United Nations.Treaty Series i^M tion o ai kind an tha darin th operatio Israel troop shal h j^p swa?* 1 fro th road ove whic th withdrawa wil tak place , Unite Nation Militar Observer shal b statione wit Imth tie , Egyptia an Israel force t ensur tha thi plan o withdrawal r.n Mic siiby v quen instruction relatin t it executio a ma b issue b th Unit d Natioaf ' Chie o Staff ar full complie wit b bot Parties

Suc inspection n rna * necessar it th conduc o th withdrawa shal b mad exclus t ' b Unite d Nation Militar Observers an thei decision I al suc case shal b accepte a final, ANNE I I DEMARCATIO O TH WESTER AN EASTER FRONT I 1 PALESTIN E th sol basi o militar consideration involvin th force o th tvf$ Pattie t thi Agreemen a well a thir part forces i th are no covered, 3 thi Agreement th demarcatio o th wester an easter front i Paiestmi l t b understoo a follows : Western Front: Th are sout an wes o th lin delineate i pangrap 2 A r{ Memorandu o 1 Novembe 191 o th implementatio o th r'ohitir c th

Securit Counci o Novembe 1948 fro it poin o origi c. th we s th poin a M 12581198 thenc sout alon th roa t Haita-A Fsduja-R 12140823-Becrsheb an endin nort o Bi Aslu a poin 402 . Eastern Front: Th are eas o the lin describe i paragrap a above an fro pon 40 < dow t th southernmos ti o Palestine b a straigh lin marking hifcl & ai ^ tanc betwee th Egypt-Palestin an Transjordan-Palestin frontiers . (Signed) Brig Gen Willia E Ra&f Unite State Marin Cfc , Unite Nation Ch s Sfj th Trac Supcrvis* ^ J! H Rhodes 2 Februar 194 9 No J *
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II I DEFINITIO O DEFENSIV FORCE S LAN FORCE S 1. Shal no exceed ; (a 3 in btns eac b t consis o no mor tha 80 officer an o.r' arjl L compose o no mor tha n (i 4 rifl coy wit ordinary inf S.A equipmen (rifles. LMG's SMGs lighf l mortar (c,g.2") A/t rifle o Plat) , (ii I suppor co wit no mor tha 6 MMG's 6 mortar no hea%| thar f 3" 4 A/t gun no heavie tha 6 pdrs ! (iii i H coy , \b) 1 bt o 8 fiel gun no heavie tha 2 pdrs , (c) 1 bt o 8 A,A gtin no heavie tha 4 mm , Th followin ar exclude fro th ter "Defensiv Forces" ; (a) Armour suc a tanks AG's Brcn-carricrs half-tracks loa carri"r orjffif? .

othe A FY's . (h) Al suppor arm and unit othe tha thos specifie i paragrap 1 (*g (ii) 1 (b) an 1 (c) above . Servic ualt wil b i accordanc wit a pla t b prepar J an &F - prove b th Mixe Armistic Commission , II AI FORCE S th area wher Defensive Force wil b allowe th followin s ip o regardin ai force wil b observed ; N militar airfields airstrips landin ground o instifht" * * maintained . N militar aircraf shal tak of o lan excep i a emergency Ko 6S 4
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27 United Nations Treaty Series 194 1 III SE FORCE S % nava bas shal b establishe i area wher Defensiv Force o:.h ^ifi ?

allowed no shal an warshi o militar vesse ente th territoria waierj ; adjacen thereto . IV I th area i whic Defensiv Force onl ar t b maintained the l necessar reductio o force shal b complete within four weeks fro th datl ! whic thi Agreemen i signed . LETTER JOINE T TH EGYPTIAN-ISRAEL GENERA ' " ARMISTIC AGREEMEN T Rhodes 2 Februar !9 j To: Dr Walte Eytan Hea o th Israel Delegatio a Rhode s From; Ralp J Btmche Actin Mediato r X connexio wit th Egyptian-Israel Genera Armistic Agreement your; ; confirmatio i desire o th understandin tha n Israel force shal b i th e villag o Bi Asluj .

[Signed) Ralp J Bw*c a n I Rhodes 2 Februar I9i'i To; Dr Ralp J Bnnche Actin Mediato o Palestine Rhode , : From: Walte Eytan Hea o th Israel Delegatio n connexio wit th Egyptian-Israel Genera Armkuc Agrecncut,;*?. ' confir th understandin tha n Israel force shal h i th v;lwg6^ | Bi Asluj . (SifneJ) Waite E*# J No 65 4
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28 United Nations-Treaty Series, ~~ IT " . . : _. I SS | II I Rhodes 24'fs_-...-, 53. ^ To: Dr Walte Bytan Hea o th Israel Delegatio a Rhode s From: Ralp J Bunehe Actin Mediato r connexio wit th Egyptian-Israel Genera Armistic Agreement-\~j ? confirmatio i

desire o th understandin tha i th cours o th evacua'c y th Egyptia Force a A Faluja provide fo i Articl II o th A,r-r iricrtt suc o th civilia populatio a A Faluj an Ira A Manshh u ma wis t d s ma als b evacuate alon wit th Egyptia F^rce/l** * th civilia populatio wh ma wish t remai i A Faluj an Ira ','. Manshiy ar t b permitte t d so Thos o th civilia papulatio *:: ma wish t d s ma procee t th Hebro are unde Unite Nation e- . 1 an supervision Al o thes civilian shal b full secur i thei pei-ons &b V propert an persona effects . Signed Ra y J Bu.vCB T V Rhodes 2 Februar 194 5 To: Dr Ralp J

Bundle Acting Mediato o Palestine Rhode s From: Walte Bytan Hea o th Israel Delegatio n connexio wit th Egyptian-Israel Genera Armistic Xp^eirxrC, r confir th understandin that in the'cours o th evacuatio o th I ^ph 20 , Forc a A Faluja provide fo i Articl II o th Agreement tud o tig * civdia populatio a A Faluj an Ira A Manshiy a ma wis t tto w ma als b evacuate alon wit th Egyptia Force Thos o T1> cr*u populatio wh ma wis t remai in A Faluj an Ira A Ma hiw aret e permitte t d so Thos o th civilia populatio wh ma w A t & & . ma procee t th Hebro are unde Unite Nation escor a 1 M.pa*.^

50t1 , Al o thes civilian shal b full secur i thei persons abodes p ^prt ^ persona effects . So 65 4
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28 Untied Nations Treaty Series j 94 i Th Governmen o Israe reserve th righ t trea a prisoner o wal l an person electin t remai i th A Faluj an Ira A Manshiv arc 3 wh ma b identifie a havin take par I th fighting i Palestine , (Signed) Walte EYTA * V Rhodes 2 Februar 19401 To; Dr Walte Eytan Hea o th Israel Delegatio a Rhode s From: Ralp J Buntihe Actin Mediato r connexio wit th Egyptian-Israel Genera Ain.Utk Aju *ncnt vnu r confirmatio i desire o fh understandin tha a ar,

tim h )}> v*;r the signin o thi Agreement th Egyptia Force no i th B^hhhim-JrH/ro n area togethe wit al o thei arms equipment p ys-MSi-'on an d vehicles ma b withdraw acros th Egyptia frontie cxdn-hd u^dsr , Unite Nation supervisio an escort an b a direc r<~-v ic h d mined ; the Unite Nation Chie o Staf o th Truc S'tp'TV^H i t/n-dhado a wit th appropriat Israel authorities , {Signed) Ralp J BIKCB ? I Rhodes 2 Februar 19 * To: Dr Ralp J Btmd-e Arth. Mtd. m IV*ti (, Rhode s From; Walte \"an Ile.i c th T^ut Dd sjatr m connexio w:: ih Li'\; ur-hu'd Genita Ar.Bfr'.'u AizcctrcntA confir th u

ieisfnidi.-s tha a o tim f.'l v>hi< t!i s'g---- 0 ~ Agreement th hcvpfa Tent- uu r th fkdikh -n-Hd o area XC ^-\J with-al o thei arms rquuune-t rei-on, p-i^css- ".< au veh'de* ^ ^ withdraw acres .h JLcyptiar f a ic t\diu:\n -; .e ti^'-' - supervisio an escort a d b a din r"uf * b det a'bre h *" e No 654
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28 United Nations Treaty Series IQ4$, Nation Chie o Staf o th Truc Supervisio i consultaito wit thi * appropriat Israel authorities . (Signed) Walte EVTAI J VI I Rhodes 2 Februar I94j | i To: Golone Sei E Dine Hea o th Egyptia Delegatio a Rhode s From,: Ralp J Bunche

Actin Mediato r connexio wit th Egyptian-Israel Genera Armistic Agreement \ou r confirmatio i desire o th understandin tha an militar camp o cor- " porat localitie no astrid th Hatta-A Faluja-Beersheb road o widt a . locate no mor tha 20 metre wes o thi road shal b considere is faUin withi th are o th easter fron a define i Anne I o th Acree- r meat , (Signed) Ralp J BCNCES I VII I Rhodes 2 Februar 1^| | To: Dr Ralp J Bunche Actin Mediato o Palestin e From: Colone Sel E Din e repl t you not elate Februar 19t 1949 1 be t infor yc u th Egyptia Delegatio agree t conside an militar camp o cdrp> "

localitie no astrid th Hatta-A Faluja-Beersheb road whic ar 3o c no mor tha 20 metre wes o thi road a fallin withi th are c d easter fron a define i Anne I o th Armistic Agreemen signe t c No 6S4