Netanyahu, Hamas both slam Abbas' UN statehood bid. PM says peace cannot be achieved unilaterally at the UN and by joining with Hamas; Gaza-based group also dismisses move, calls it "cosmetic."
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from the article: Abbas: Palestinians to seek full UN membership
After Netanyahu says he would wait for a new U.S. president to reach a better military deal for Israel, American officials fire back.00:09 08.02.16 | 9 comments