Palestinian authorities say they will press ahead with their efforts at the United Nations (UN) to seek official statehood despite a joint US-Israeli bid to stymie the attempts.
The Palestinians will present a bid for statehood to the UN Security Council (USNC) on Wednesday amid reports that Washington and Tel Aviv are formulating a joint position against the Palestinian move at the headquarters of the world body, where the US has persistently used its veto privilege to block any resolution not favored by the Israeli regime.
BYPASS THE CENSORS
Sign up to get unfiltered news delivered straight to your inbox.
However, Palestinian officials appear adamant about the move, saying they will submit to the council the draft resolution that would set a two-year deadline on the Israeli forces to withdraw from occupied Palestinian lands.
Latest posts by Niamh Harris (see all)
- Blocking Kid’s Access To Explicit Books Is ‘White Supremacy’ Says Reading Rainbow’s LeVar Burton - September 27, 2023
- Another Secret Service Agent Is Bitten By Joe Biden’s Dog - September 27, 2023
- UK Home Secretary Warns West Faces ‘Existential’ Threat From Uncontrolled Immigration - September 27, 2023