this is wonderful news and a clear sign that the ball is rolling in the right direction. Israel of course, as occupier, is oppossed and threatening the paletinians with yet more punitive measures. As is to be expected. As for the US, well, one more mark down on their credibility as an unbiased broker in the whole conflict and a down grade of their credibility in the eyes of the international community. Now onto state recognition of Palestine in all of the territories taken by the occupiers in June 1967 and all of occupied EJ.
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from the article: UNESCO grants Palestinians full membership