Strange! Plenty of energy is created by Republicand and the Israeli Government to stop the Palestinians from asking for their statehood. Hasn't this been the aim all the time? What are the Americans and Israelis are frightened about? And why don't they use as much energy to stop the continuation of settlements and find the occupation unacceptable? Is there nobody to reign in into these politics of cynicism.
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from the article: U.S. Republicans urge Obama to veto Palestinian statehood bid at UN