Palestine Urges Arabs to Block Israel from Gaining UNSC Seat

Emboldened by the recent overwhelming support at the U.N., Palestinians are now seeking to block Israel from the 15-member powerful body. Following the latest row over the status of Jerusalem, the Palestinian leadership is now going on the offensive against Israel as officials are reportedly lobbying Arab leaders to block Israel’s bid for a seat at the U.N. Security Council. A Palestinian body within the Arab League, called the Palestine Committee, has presented a draft proposal to the 22-member organization calling on Arab nations to vote against Israel gaining the seat at the United Nations top body in 2019.
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