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World - Region
10/8/2011 9:52:05 AM
After vetoing a UN resolution condemning Bashar Al-Assad's use of deadly force, Russia says Syrian opposition representatives are expected in Moscow on Tuesday

World - Region
10/6/2011 11:16:54 AM
US in Palestinian public opinion the worst it's ever been, says Hanan Ashrawi

World - Region
10/5/2011 11:16:17 AM
Russia and China handed President Bashar al-Assad a diplomatic victory by vetoing a European-drafted UN Security Council resolution against Syria, six months into a violent crackdown on pro-democracy protests

World - Region
9/24/2011 7:35:00 AM
Palestinian President Mahmoud Abbas asked the United Nations on Friday to recognise a state for his people, even though Israel still occupies its territory and the United States has vowed to veto the move

World - Region
9/23/2011 9:46:07 AM
Israel rejects a proposal by French President Nicolas Sarkozy to upgrade the Palestinians' UN status and admit them as a non-member state

World - Region
9/21/2011 6:13:30 PM
French President Nicolas Sarkozy calls for one year to reach a final peace agreement and warns against the triggering of violence in the Middle East if the US vetoed the Palestinian endevours for UN recognition

World - Region
9/20/2011 2:26:17 PM
China backs Palestinians but doesn't reveal how it will vote at UN General Assembly

Opinion -
9/17/2011 12:03:51 PM
Calling on the UN to recognise Palestine is a win-win for the Palestinians. If the US abstains, it is a step backward for Israel. If it vetoes, it loses its credibility as an honest broker

World - Region
9/14/2011 3:18:12 PM
Arab sources indicate that the Palestinian authority might go to the General Assembly to get UN recognition of the Palestinian state, instead of the Security Council in order to avoid a likely US veto

World - Region
9/4/2011 11:42:44 AM
US officials are trying to avoid having to choose whether to veto Palestinian statehood, insinuating the US lacks support from the UN General Assembly

World - Region
8/19/2011 11:21:14 AM
Jailed Palestinian leader Marwan Barghuti has warned that a US veto of a Palestinian bid to join the UN would be tantamount to 'terrorism' and would wreck ties with Washington

World - Region
8/10/2011 12:37:03 PM
Marwan Barghouti warns from his Israeli prison cell that a US vetoing of Palestinian state recognition at the United Nations would spark huge regional protests against

World - Region
7/8/2011 2:18:14 PM
The Palestinians may take their bid for statehood to the UN General Assembly

World - Region
6/20/2011 10:59:46 AM
World attention turns to Damascus where President Bashar Al-Assad is expected to give a speech in few hours

Egypt - Politics
3/1/2011 4:39:18 PM
Burundi became the sixth nation to sign up to treaty stripping Egypt of its historical control over Nile water, triggering its ratification by the relevant parliaments

World - Region
2/24/2011 5:09:33 PM
Palestinians rally in West Bank protesting against US veto they claim to be protecting illegal Israeli settlement

Egypt - Politics
2/21/2011 1:44:54 PM
Hamas takes two more steps towards securing their leadership, declaring null the reconciliation document with Fatah as proposed by Egypt considering Mubarak’s resignation and initiating talks with Palestinian resistance factions

World - Region
2/20/2011 3:28:42 PM
Around 2,000 Palestinians gathered in the West Bank city of Ramallah on Sunday to protest the US veto that nixed a Security Council resolution on Israeli settlements

World - Region
2/19/2011 12:04:03 PM
Hamas condemns the United States' veto against issuing a Security Council resolution to halt the building of illegal Israeli settlements

World - Region
2/19/2011 9:15:00 AM
UN vetoes a UN resolution sought by the Palestinians to brand Israeli settlements illegal

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