Europe Fails to Unite on Palestinian Question – Spiegel online News

By Christoph Schult in Brussels   REUTERS A Palestinian boy waves a flag in Jerusalem’s Old City as an Israeli police officer looks on. The EU is further removed than ever from a common position in the Middle East conflict. The Europeans couldn’t even agree on a joint declaration in the UN Human Rights Council….

Palestinians and UN – Statehood or Stalemate? Voice of America News Article

Photo: AP Palestinian activist Latifa Abu Hmeid holds a letter addressed to the UN Secretary-General Ban Ki-moon in front of the UN headquarters in the West Bank city of Ramallah, September 8, 2011.   Frustrated with the deadlocked negotiations with Israel, Palestinians are seeking a United Nations resolution that would recognize a Palestinian state based…