After so much investment and effort to round up support in the General Assembly, Palestine cannot afford to change course. It will lose credibility. The world will feel disillusioned and let down. All this for a Quartet proposal watered down by Israel? Another round of negotiations that achieve nothing? One thing is certain: Withdraw the application now and you will not be able to reapply when the negotiations fail next year. The world is not a toggle.
Palestinian youths throw stones at security forces in Shoafat, E. Jerusalem; none injured (Haaretz)
from the article: Israel to demand adjustment of Quartet Mideast peace plan, official says