PA statehood bid on hold as UNSC reviews report

12.11.2011                      15.Cheschwan. 5772                      Wajera

Diplomatie:

PA statehood bid on hold as UNSC reviews report

No vote raised and unclear when, or if vote will be brought to Security Council on whether Palestinians meet criteria for admission to UN.

The UN Security Council met Friday in New York behind closed doors to review a report presented on whether the Palestinians meet the criteria for admission to the UN, but did not raise a vote on the issue, nor is it clear when or if such a vote would be brought to the body.
Palestinians acknowledge that they do not have the nine votes necessary to obtain a favorable vote at the Security Council on their membership….