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Australia supports revised UN resolution on Palestinian membership



Resolution originally requested ‘favourable’ reconsideration of application but was watered down in last-minute negotiationsFollow our Australia news live blog for latest updatesGet our morning and afternoon news emails, free app or daily news podcastAustralia has supported a UN vote on Palestinian membership after the draft resolution was significantly watered down in last-minute negotiations.Australia was among 143 UN general assembly assembly members to pass the resolution calling on the security council to reconsider granting full membership to Palestine. Continue reading…



Source link : https://www.theguardian.com/australia-news/article/2024/may/10/australia-un-vote-palestine-status-support-israel-war-gaza

Author : Daniel Hurst Foreign affairs and defence correspondent

Publish date : 2024-05-10 23:54:50

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