Report: 118 countries plan to support Palestinian statehood

By JPOST.COM STAFF
June 23, 2011 09:42




One hundred and eighteen countries plan on supporting a Palestinian request for recognition of statehood in the United Nations this September, Israel Radio reported Thursday, citing a Foreign Ministry report.

Foreign Minister Avigdor Lieberman ordered the report compiled in order to create a list of countries for government ministers and Members of Knesset to lobby against the statehood bid, according to the report.


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