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President Obama Addresses the UN General Assembly

Transcript of remarks here. Obama addresses Syria crisis, Iran nuclear program at U.N. General Assembly President Obama on Tuesday challenged the United Nations and its members to respond more actively to resolve the civil war in Syria, and announced that … Continue reading

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Breaking: ‘Palestine’ wins historic upgrade at the United Nations

The Jerusalem Post Sixty-five years to the day after the UN voted for the partition of mandatory Palestine – a move the Jews accepted and the Arabs rejected – the same body overwhelmingly voted on Thursday to grant the Palestinian … Continue reading

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