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Few talking after shoving match at UN assembly – AP

Monday, September 26, 2011 Comments off

Laaska News  Sept. 27,2011
By JONATHAN M. KATZ
UNITED NATIONS (AP) — This much is agreed: Last Friday at the United Nations, as all eyes were on the Palestinian president’s speech asking for Read more…

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UN Security Council to consider Palestinian statehood bid

Monday, September 26, 2011 Comments off

Laaska News  Sept. 26,2011
UNITED NATIONS, Sept. 26 (Xinhua) — The UN Security Council is scheduled to begin consultations on Monday afternoon over Palestine’s application for full UN membership. Read more…

Ban receives Palestinian application for UN membership – UN News

Friday, September 23, 2011 Comments off

Laaska News  Sept. 23,2011

 

Palestinian Authority President Mahmoud Abbas (left) submits application to Secretary-General Ban Ki-moon for Palestine to become a UN Member State – Photo: UN.

UNITED NATIONS, 23 September 2011 –Palestinian Authority President Read more…

Palestine:Abbas says UN bid aims at recognizing Palestine as occupied state

Sunday, September 4, 2011 Comments off

Laaska News  Sept. 4,2011
RAMALLAH, Sept. 4 (Xinhua) — Recognizing a Palestinian state is aimed at moving the status of occupied territories to a “state under occupation,” Read more…