World Bulletin / News Desk
Turkish President Abdullah Gul congratulated Palestinian President Mahmoud Abbas after Palestine won upgraded UN status. Gul called Abbas and congratulated him, officials said.
Palestine has become "non-member observer state" at the UN.
The UN General Assembly voted Thursday to grant the Palestinians non-member observer state status.
138 countries voted in favor of the Palestine's bid, nine voted against and 41 countries abstained.Güncelleme Tarihi: 30 Kasım 2012, 09:27