Australia says it won’t mechanically vote against settlements in UN

26.11.2013                      23.Kislew.5774

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Australia says it won't mechanically vote against settlements in UN

New government recently abstained on two anti-Israel resolutions, one to end all settlement activities and for compliance with the Geneva Convention.

Australia will no longer reflexively vote against Israel on settlement-related votes in the UN, but rather judge each vote on its merits, the new Liberal-National government of Tony Abbott clarified in recent days….