So that Israel could dismiss that UN vote by saying "Yeah, but just look at the QUALITY of the countries that voted with us!" That strategy is falling apart, because it is looking very like Israel will have only three countries in that "quality minority": the USA, Canada and Germany. And maybe not even that......
Declassified docs reveal Pinochet ordered 1976 assassination of diplomat in U.S. (AP)
from the article: New Mideast will make Netanyahu long for Oslo Accords