The Palestinian Authority late Monday night submitted a draft resolution to the UN General Assembly which if approved will upgrade its status to nonmember state, the Wall Street Journal reported.
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The vote is set to take place Thursday in the 193-seat body.
The Palestinian resolution reportedly is 316-words-long and calls for a resumption of peace talks with Israel following the UN vote.
According to the Journal, the draft lacks any mention of a construction moratorium in Israeli settlements as a precondition to future negotiations, nor of joining UN agencies and treaties.
Israel and the US have put intense pressure on PA President Mahmoud Abbas to forego the UN initiative.