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    • Michael
    • 31.10.11 | 20:45 (IST)

    "But she said the U.S. would maintain membership in the body. "The UNESCO General Conference’s action does not diminish our determination to work with UNESCO to advance U.S. national interests. Therefore, we will maintain our membership in UNESCO and our commitment to UNESCO," the State Department said. " But if you don't pay your UNESCO dues then you are not eligible to vote so it's a pretty toothless membership that the US will be left with. USA cutting off its nose to spite its face for Israel since 1948 ;)

    from the article: U.S. cuts funding for UNESCO after Palestinian vote
    First published 18:31 31.10.11 | Last updated 18:31 31.10.11
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