NO. 27



Security Council Retains Sanctions On Libya; US Fails To Impose Oil Ban

The Security Council decided on 30 March to retain the present sanctions onLibya unchanged. The Council's decision, during its periodic four-monthlyreview was taken despite recent US statements that it was going to ask the UN toembargo Libyan oil exports.

On 27 March, Mr. Anthony Lake, Adviser to the White House National SecurityCouncil, told relatives of the victims of the Pan Am flight...