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Palestinians Plan Next Steps After Failed UN Bid

AP | MOHAMMED DARAGHMEH | Posted 03.02.2015 | World

RAMALLAH, West Bank (AP) -- Palestinian leaders will meet Wednesday to plan their next steps after the U.N. Security Council rejected a resolution to ...

France To Recognize Palestinian State At UN

AP | JAMEY KEATEN | Posted 01.27.2013 | World

PARIS — France announced Tuesday that it plans to vote in favor of recognizing a Palestinian state at the U.N. General Assembly this week. With...

Palestinians Set Date For U.N. Bid

AP | Posted 11.12.2012 | World

RAMALLAH, West Bank -- The official news agency of the Palestinian Authority says Palestinian President Mahmoud Abbas has set a date for seeking nonme...

UNESCO Admits Palestine As Full Member

AP | SARAH DiLORENZO | Posted 12.31.2011 | World

PARIS -- Palestine became a full member of UNESCO on Monday in a highly divisive breakthrough that will cost the agency a fifth of its budget and that...

Diplomatic World Braces As Palestinians Expected To File For Statehood Today

AP | AMY TEIBEL and MOHAMMED DARAGHMEH | Posted 11.23.2011 | World

UNITED NATIONS -- Nearly two decades after embarking on historic peace talks with Israel, Palestinians prepared to sidestep that troubled route on Fri...

U.S. Launches Ultimate Effort To Prevent Vote On Palestinian Statehood

AP | AMY TEIBEL | Posted 11.14.2011 | World

JERUSALEM — A high-level U.S. team kicked off a new round of shuttle diplomacy on Wednesday in a last-ditch effort to contain the diplomatic fal...

Palestinians To Take Israeli Settlement Battle To The U.N.

AP | MOHAMMED DARAGHMEH and JOSEF FEDERMAN | Posted 05.25.2011 | World

RAMALLAH, West Bank — The Palestinians plan to ask the U.N. Security Council in the coming days to declare Israeli settlements illegal and deman...