Congratulations, Palestine! A historical date! - Comment - Israel News | Haaretz Daily Newspaper
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    • Marie
    • 31.10.11 | 17:46 (IST)

    This is only the beginning. Justice prevails at last as yet a Middle-East country challenges its oppressor successfully. This is another effect of the Arab spring. A victory for the Palestinians. It is also a new defeat for US-Israel as it shows their growing isolation from the rest of the world. Israel will withdraw from UNESCO? Fine, good riddance!

    from the article: Israel to reconsider cooperation with UNESCO after approval of Palestine membership
    First published 16:28 31.10.11 | Last updated 16:28 31.10.11
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