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  • U.N. set to approve Palestinian bid to fly flag at U.N. headquarters

    September 4, 2015 | 9:27 am

    The Palestinian Authority’s draft resolution for raising its flag at the U.N. headquarters will easily pass a vote by the U.N. General Assembly, diplomats said.

    Israel and the United States oppose the Palestinian Authority’s bid to have its flag at the United Nations headquarters...

  • Israel slams Palestinians’ push to fly their flag at U.N.

    September 1, 2015 | 2:04 pm

    Israel on Tuesday complained to the United Nations about a Palestinian initiative to fly their flag alongside full member states' at the world body's headquarters, calling it "another cynical misuse of the U.N. by the Palestinian Authority."

    Currently, only member states' flags...

  • Strong European support for Palestinian statehood bid

    November 28, 2012 | 4:46 pm

    A Palestinian bid for indirect U.N. recognition of statehood received vows of support from more than a dozen European nations as of Wednesday, and diplomats said this backing may deter Israel from harsh retaliation against the Palestinian Authority for seeking to upgrade its U.N....