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US Senate “acts like a staff member of the Israeli government”

  Friday, 01 July 2011 18:14| MEMO Ms Ashrawi stressed that the Palestinians remain committed to pushing for membership of the UN as an independent state. A senior member of the Palestine Liberation Organisation has said that the US Senate acts as if it is a “staff member of the Israeli government”. Hanan Ashrawi, a […]

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US Senate passes resolution of unequivocal NO to Palestinian state

Wednesday, June 29 2011|Mairav Zonszein | +972 Magazine In an expected but nonetheless unbelievable move, the US Senate passed resolution 185 late Tuesday, which states that if the Palestinian Authority goes ahead with its plan to seek unilateral recognition as a state, the US would suspend its financial aid. The resolution, backed by 87 senators, […]

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US Senate call for diplomatic campaign against recognition of Palestinian state

[ 17/12/2010 – 08:40 PM ]   WASHINGTON, (PIC)– The US Senate has called on the Obama administration to launch a diplomatic campaign to dissuade countries from recognising a Palestinian state within 1967 borders if the issue was brought up before the UN Security Council. The Senate expressed during an its meeting on Thursday morning […]

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