Resolution 500 (1982) of 28 January 1982
The Security Council,
Having considered the item on the agenda of its 2329th meeting, as contained in document S/Agenda/2329/Rev.l,
Taking into account that the lack of unanimity of its permanent members at the 2329th meeting has prevented it
from exercising its primary responsibility for the maintenance of international peace and security,
Decides to call an emergency special session of the General Assembly to examine the question contained in document
Adopted at the 2330th meeting by 13 votes to none, with 2 abstentions (United Kingdom of Great Britain and Northern
Ireland, United States of America).