Comparison of Drafts of Comprehensive
Security Council Resolution on Iraq

By David Albright and Corey Hinderstein
December 14, 1999

The draft Security Council comprehensive resolution on Iraq has undergone many changes as Council members seek consensus. Negotiations during the last month have resulted in significant changes to the draft resolution, including:

* Evelyn Leopold of Reuters reported on December 14, 1999 that this provision has been changed to state that Iraq must "cooperate in all respects" with UNMOVIC and the IAEA in fulfilling the work program.

A timeline of the requirements under the December 9 resolution before the import/export sanctions can be suspended.

A copy of the December 9, 1999 draft resolution can be found here.