TITLE

Background & Analysis

AUTHOR(S)
Jaffe, Maayan
PUB. DATE
December 2012
SOURCE
Baltimore Jewish Times;12/7/2012, Vol. 329 Issue 6, p27
SOURCE TYPE
Newspaper
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
The article presents information on the decision of the United Nations General Assembly to upgrade the Palestine Liberation Organization to a nonmember observer state. Several U.S. lawmakers stood against Palestinian Authority leader Mahmoud Abbas' decision to appeal to the decision. U.S. Senator Ben Cardin called the vote as a distraction from the efforts to reignite negotiations of peace between the Israel and the Palestine.
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84312725

 

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