Why is it that the map haaretz has used says that those countries in voting against Israel in S. America and Africa are "supporting Israel" - by voting against the bid they are not supporting Israel, they are supporting the occupation. right wing Israeli hawks pandering to the settlers, and continued conflict in Israel. This is not support, this is catastrophic. Those voting for the UN bid are the real countries supporting Israel, by finally allowing them to be forced to divorce themselves from the abusive arranged marriage it decided to impose upon the Palestinians.
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from the article: Palestinians win more European support for limited statehood