drive-by planet: Palestine UN ‘observer state’ vote: Harper government lines up with Palau and Nauru

 Bottom: Palestinians in Ramallah protest Harper’s remarks  about the Palestinian UN bid This week the UN resolution A/67/L28 granting Palestine non-member observer state status passed in resounding style – 138 “yes” votes to 9 “no” with 41 abstaining. The nine “no” votes included the US, Canada and Israel along with Panama, Palau, Marshall Islands, Nauru, ...