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a session that is held in addition to the regular sessions

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As a result of our initiative, President of the UN General Assembly notified the member states that he will call the General Assembly to meet in an Emergency Special Session on 21 December, Thursday.
Under a 1950 resolution, an emergency special session can be called for the General Assembly to consider a matter "with a view to making appropriate recommendations to members for collective measures" if the Security Council fails to act.
The resolution states that the assembly can call an emergency special session to consider a matter "with a view to making appropriate recommendations to members for collective measures," if the Security Council fails to act.
The 193-member United Nations General Assembly will hold a rare emergency special session on Thursday at the request of Arab and Muslim states on U.
New York Qatar's Permanent Representative to the United Nations HE Ambassador Sheikha Alia Ahmed bin Saif al Thani said Qatar had participated in the Arab-Islamic Movement in order to request the convening of the emergency special session of the United Nations General Assembly on Jerusalem, after the US had vetoed the Security Council on Monday on the draft Arab resolution on Jerusalem.
The 193-member United Nations General Assembly will hold a rare emergency special session on Thursday at the request of Arab and Muslim states on US President Donald Trump's decision to recognise Jerusalem as Israel's capital.
He also asked the Arab Group to the United Nation in New York to increase their diplomatic efforts, including the request to resume the tenth Emergency Special Session of the General Assembly to take a firm decision regarding this issue.
They called to resume the tenth emergency special session of the United Nations General Assembly, which was last resumed on 15 and 16 January 2009 to consider the crisis in the Gaza strip, to take the appropriate decision in this regard.
Therefore, this meeting would also assist Member States in determining whether to call for an Emergency Special Session of the General Assembly.
Remember that any seven members of the Security Council or a simple majority of the General Assembly can call an emergency special session of the GA to make this happen, and that sanctions can and should include embargoes like that used in a more limited way earlier by OPEC.
That's because lawmakers raised traffic fines and fees to be deposited in three newly created trust funds for the courts, state attorneys, and public defenders, during the emergency special session in January called to plug a gaping $2.
A World Court lawsuit against Israel for genocide; reconvening the Emergency Special Session for Palestine by the UN General Assembly under the Uniting for Peace Resolution; comprehensive economic and other sanctions against Israel; and the suspension of Israel from all UN General Assembly activities, such as it did to South Africa and Yugoslavia.
On the evening of January 21, as the political crisis was unfolding in Quito, the OAS Permanent Council held an emergency special session in Washington--at the request of Ecuador, with the support of several other countries--to examine the situation.
We must also be ready to use the tools at our disposal to apply pressure and counter attempts at blocking efforts, including an emergency special session of the UN General Assembly.
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