The Palestinians are not asking for the UN to recognize Palestine as an Arab state, only that it recognize a nation called Palestine based upon the pre-1967 borders - Comment - Israel News | Haaretz Daily Newspaper
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    • Joseph Blough
    • 07.09.11 | 10:31 (IDT)

    How the people Palestine choose to define the nature of their state is up to them and them alone and not something granted to them by others.

    from the article: French Mideast envoy fired for opposing Palestinian UN bid
    First published 01:07 07.09.11 | Last updated 01:07 07.09.11
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