UN General Assembly Passes Resolution Backing Palestine Bid For Sovereign Statehood

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The UN General Assembly passed a resolution Friday backing Palestine as a sovereign state and the 194th member of the global body on Friday. Palestine has been a non-voting observer in the UN since early 2012. The new resolution would grant Palestine “new rights and privileges,” as well as full membership if approved by the…