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S/RES/553 (1984)

United Nations

S/RES/553 (1984)

Security Council Distr.: General

15 June 1984


RESOLUTION 553 (1984)

Adopted by the Security Council
on 15 June 1984

The Security Council,

Noting the report by the Secretary-General on the United Nations operations in Cyprus of 1 June 1984(S/16596 and Add. 1 and 2),

Noting also the recommendation by the Secretary-General that the Security Council extend the stationing of the United Nations Peace-Keeping Force in Cyprus for a further period of six months,

Noting further that the Government of Cyprus has agreed that in view of the prevailing conditions in the island it is necessary to keep the Force in Cyprus beyond 15 June 1984,

Reaffirming the provisions of resolution 186(1964) of 4 March 1964 and other relevant resolutions,

1. Extends once more the stationing in Cyprus of the United Nations Peace-Keeping Force established under resolution 186(1964), for a further period ending 15 December 1984;

2. Requests the Secretary-General to continue his mission of good offices, to keep the Security Council informed of the progress made and to submit a report on the implementation of the present resolution by 30 November 1988;

3. Calls upon the parties concerned to continue to cooperate with the Force on the basis of the present mandate.

Adopted unanimously at the 2547th meeting.