Clinton says PA UN bid is stalled, calls for renewed talks

12.10.2011                      14.Tischrei. 5772                       Erew Sukkot

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Clinton says PA UN bid is stalled, calls for renewed talks

US secretary of state says US won't cut funding to UN organization that support Palestinian membership; Quartet calls for talks in Jordan.

The Palestinian push for UN membership is not going anywhere for now, US Secretary of State Hillary Clinton said on Tuesday, making the case that the Palestinians should resume peace talks with Israel.
Clinton also said she has asked the US Congress to allow the United States to keep funding UN agencies that grant the Palestinians membership, saying cutting off bodies like the International Atomic Energy Agency would hurt US interests….