Welcome to the United Nations

Statement attributable to the Spokesman for the Secretary-General - on the situation in the Golan

28 May 2019

Farhan Haq, Deputy Spokesman for the Secretary-General

The Secretary-General is concerned by the developments in the Golan on 27 May.

He calls on the parties to the 1974 Disengagement of Forces Agreement to respect the terms of the Agreement and to closely liaise with the UN Disengagement Observer Force (UNDOF) to prevent any further incidents and escalation of the situation.