November 1, 2011 23:34
PA President Abbas’s statement that UNESCO decision “is vote for peace” is utterly incomprehensible; Rather, it is a vote for bigotry, hatred and conflict.
(photo credit:REUTERS/Dado Ruvic)
A huge cheer of joy erupted Monday in the General Assembly room of the
Paris-based UN Educational, Scientific and Cultural Organization (UNESCO) after "Palestine" was voted in as the organization's 195th member.However, the
event was, in reality, not a cause for celebration but another lamentable
example of the moral bankruptcy of the UN and its organizations.