Oren: PA’s unilateralism may cost them post-Oslo gains

27.09.2011                      28.Elul, 5771


Oren: PA's unilateralism may cost them post-Oslo gains

Envoy to US says continuation of statehood bid will be tragic for the Palestinians and a setback for the peace process.

The Palestinians could lose the achievements of the last 15 years if they continue to pursue their unilateral statehood bid at the United Nations, Israel’s Ambassador to the United States Michael Oren told The Jerusalem Post on Sunday, as he sat in the lobby of a New York hotel.
Like many Israeli politicians and diplomats, he was wrapping up a visit to New York to lobby against a bid by Palestinians to bypass a negotiated peace….