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Un General Assembly 2011

LIVE: Palestinian President Mahmoud Abbas Addresses The UN General Assembly

Posted 11.23.2011 | World

On the third day of the debate in the 66th Session of the U.N. General Assembly, Palestinian President Mahmoud Abbas has submitted a letter to Secreta...

WATCH: Live Updates From The UN General Assembly, Day Two

Posted 11.22.2011 | World

The 66th Session of the U.N. General Assembly debate continues today in New York City with remarks expected from President of the European Council Her...

Palestine at the UN: A Movable Feast Behind the Rhetoric

Evelyn Leopold | Posted 11.21.2011 | World
Evelyn Leopold

The question is whether the onus would be put on the U.S. to cast a veto and why the Palestinians would want to put Washington on the spot when there is nothing to gain and much to lose.

Palestinian Statehood Primer: What You Need To Know

The Huffington Post | Eline Gordts | Posted 04.07.2013 | World

The Question Palestinian president Mahmoud Abbas is expected to request that the United Nations recognize Palestine as a full member of the organizat...

Opening Of General Assembly Debates

Posted 11.20.2011 | World

The 66th Session of the U.N. General Assembly debate opens today in New York City with remarks from Secretary General Ban Ki-moon and Brazilian Presid...

Obama Says It Will Take Time To Build A New Libya

Posted 11.20.2011 | World

One day before the opening of the annual U.N. General Assembly debate, world leaders gathered in New York for a high-level meeting to discuss the futu...

Top 5 Controversial Ahmadinejad Statements

Posted 11.16.2011 | World

As world leaders gather in New York for the annual United Nations General Assembly meetings, one of the most highly anticipated guests will be Iranian...

INTERACTIVE MAP: Which Countries Support The Palestinian Statehood Bid?

Posted 11.15.2011 | World

The most highly anticipated moment of the 66th Session of the United Nations General Assembly may well be the Palestinians' bid for statehood, a move ...