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General View Israeli Cabinet leaving building
General View Begin leaves building and gets into waiting car
Semi View spokesman makes statement
"The cabinet decided to authorize the Foreign Minister to inform the President of the United States that the Israeli Government accepts the President's proposal on the conditions relating to the convocation of a further session of the Geneva conference these are a) A united delegation representing all the Arab States participating in the Geneva conference will take part in the opening ceremonial session b) Arabs....Israel who are not known members of the P.L.O. may participate in this United delegation. Palestinian Arabs will not participate in the opening session as a separate body but as a part of the Jordanian delegation. c) No negotiations whatsoever will be conducted with a United delegation. d) After the opening session the United delegation will split up into delegations representing the various states in order to conduct negotiations on the matters appertaining to each of these states separately. Thank You. If you have any questions, please."
Reporter: "Was any alteration of resolution 242 discussed".
Spokesman: "Well I can say that the conditions underlying the discussion I have just read is that there will be no change in the 242 resolution of the Security Council because this resolution is the only basis for a Geneva conference".
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