UN Votes To Grant Non-Member Observer State Status For Palestine


Mahmoud Abbas, President of the Palestinian National Authority,... Nieuwsfoto'sAlgemene Vergadering van de Verenigde Naties,Bovenlichaam,Democratie,Diplomatie,Horizontaal,Mahmoud Abbas,Palestijnse cultuur,Palestinian National Authority,Politiek,President,Stad New York,Stemmen,Toespraak,Verenigde StatenPhotographer Collection: Getty Images News 2012 Getty ImagesNEW YORK, NY - NOVEMBER 29: Mahmoud Abbas, President of the Palestinian National Authority, finishes a speech ahead of a vote at the UN General Assembly on Palestinian 'non-member status' on November 29, 2012 in New York City. The General Assembly was set to approve the implicit recognition of Palestinian statehood despite opposition from the United States, Israel and a handful of other members. (Photo by John Moore/Getty Images)