PA considering options to advance statehood bid

07.01.2012                      12.Tewet. 5772                      Wajechi

Diplomatie:

PA considering options to advance statehood bid

UN envoy: PA waiting to see results of Amman talks, mulling moving bid to UNGA, joining other UN agencies.

The Palestinian Authority is considering a number of options with regard to its push for full membership in the United Nations but the timing of those steps will be affected by current efforts to restart direct negotiations with Israel, PA envoy to the UN Riyad Mansour said Friday.
Among the steps the PA is considering, Mansour explained, are reactivating the application in the Security Council, moving it to the UN General Assembly, joining other UN agencies and the option of becoming a state party to various international treaties and conventions….