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Palestinian leader Mahmoud Abbas heading the Palestine Liberation Organisation (PLO) executive committee meeting in the West Bank city of Ramallah on September 8, 2011.
Friday, Sep. 09, 2011

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  • Palestinian president, saying the Palestinians still intend to submit an application for recognition of Palestinian statehood to the U.N. Security Council despite the Obama Administration's pledge to veto the bid
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