We’ve all heard that the Palestinian bid for full United Nations membership has to go to the Security Council first. We also all know that the United States has threatened to veto this bid. What is a disturbing footnote to this story is that the US is attempting to avoid using it’s veto power. However, [...]
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Everyone is in a tizzy over the Palestinian bid for United Nations’ recognition of “Palestine” as a member state. Will they go through with the bid? Won’t they? Can the United States stop them? Should they? What no one is doing is challenging the Palestinian claim to the lands known as the “West Bank” – [...]