Brazilian Pres. says UN cannot wait to create Palestinian state while Israel expands settlements

September 28, 2015 17:24

Brazilian President Dilma Rousseff said at the United Nations annual General Assembly meeting Monday that the UN cannot procrastinate in constituting a Palestinian State while Israel continues to expand its settlements in the West Bank.

"We cannot postpone establishing a Palestinian State, existing side by side in peace with Israel," Rousseff said. "We cannot tolerate the continued expansion of settlements, this we will not accept," she added.

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