Indeed true, and ask yourself why OBAMA is so anxious to avoid casting that veto - Comment - Israel News | Haaretz Daily Newspaper
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    • Johnboy
    • 23.09.11 | 06:28 (IDT)

    It's for the very reason that you mention i.e. that veto hurts OBAMA, but as far as Abbas is concerned it hurts him not at all. After all, what's the difference between (a) putting in the application and being knocked back and (b) not putting in the application at all? Answer: Nothing.

    from the article: Abbas to seek full UN recognition despite Western pressure
    First published 03:00 23.09.11 | Last updated 03:00 23.09.11
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