Israel working to thwart Palestinian bid to join UN tourism body as member state

Israel is bracing for an expected Palestinian bid to seek full state membership next week in the United Nations’ World Tourism Organization. UNWTO is the UN agency “responsible for the promotion of responsible, sustainable and universally accessible tourism.” If the Palestinians do apply for membership they are expected to garner the necessary majority. Israel has taken all diplomatic measures to block the request.
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