December 22, 2012
Palestinians Must Rally Allies at the UN
The National, The National
No amount of international opprobrium appears sufficient to persuade Israelis to choose peace and moderation. After an overwhelming majority of countries recognised Palestine at the United Nations last month, Israel's reaction was reflexively punitive: it has withheld more than $100 million (Dh367 million) in taxes from the Palestinian Authority, and threatened to build major new West Bank settlements.
TAGGED: United Nations, Palestinians