Tibi: Despite US veto threat, Abbas will go to UNSC

By JPOST.COM STAFF
September 22, 2011 09:44

Palestinian Authority President Mahmoud Abbas will present his request for full membership in the United Nations on Friday despite a warning from US President Barack Obama that the US will veto such a request, MK Ahmed Tibi told Army Radio on Thursday.

Tibi spoke from New York, where he was accompanying Abbas's Palestinian Authority delegation.


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