United Nations Security Council Resolution 27

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Adopted by the Security Council at its 173rd meeting, on 1 August 1947 [1]

The Security Council,

Noting with concern the hostilities in progress between the armed forces of the Netherlands and the Republic of Indonesia,

Calls upon the parties:

(a) To cease hostilities forthwith, and

(b) To settle their dispute by arbitration or by other peaceful means and keep the Security Council informed about the progress of the settlement.


[1] The draft resolution was voted on in parts. No vote was taken on the text as a whole.

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