Some have a big problem with majority ruling - Comment - Israel News | Haaretz Daily Newspaper
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    • Peter
    • 20.10.12 | 18:47 (IST)

    Like before 1948 when zionist prevented majority ruling in Palestine or when the US threatened countries with aid cuts to get the needed votes for a partition resolution which itself was antidemocratic, beacuse the population of Palestine wasn't even asked to decied on their future goverment.

    from the article: Palestinian push for UN status upgrade likely to succeed, says GA president
    First published 22:04 19.10.12 | Last updated 22:04 19.10.12
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