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Posted: November 26, 2012 at 4:56 a.m.

QUOTE OF THE DAY “We are going to the United Nations with confidence, supported by all peace lovers.” Palestinian Authority President Mahmoud Abbas, who said he is pressing ahead with a bid for United Nations observer status and has wide support among General Assembly members Article, 1A

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