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    • Johnboy
    • 29.07.11 | 06:44 (IDT)

    Here is a bilateral action: sitting down with a negotiating partner and agreeing on a joint means of solving a problem. Here is a unilateral action: attempting to "solve" a problem on your own. By that definition "settlement" is a unilateral act. So is "annexation". So if "confiscation". But going to the UN is not a attempt to "solve" a problem unilaterally. It is what it is i.e. an appeal for outside arbitration.

    from the article: Norway's ambassador: Palestinian appeal to UN legitimate in lieu of treaty with Israel
    First published 18:58 28.07.11 | Last updated 18:58 28.07.11
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