Palestine wins UN observer state

There were 138 votes in favor, nine against and 41 abstentions.

Palestine wins UN observer state

World Bulletin / News Desk

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.

Palestine's UN bid for upgrading its status to a non-member observer state was voted at the UN General Assembly.

138 countries voted in favor of the Palestine's bid, nine voted against and 41 countries abstained.

With this status, the Palestinians could join UN agencies and the International Criminal Court.


Güncelleme Tarihi: 30 Kasım 2012, 15:42