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  9/26/2011, Elul 27, 5771

Security Council Starts PA Talks Monday


The United Nations Security Council is scheduled to start discussions, Monday, on the application filed, last week, by the Palestinian Authority for recognition as a sovereign state.

Israel Defense Forces Radio reported, Monday, that the first session will be held behind closed doors and is expected to deal in bureaucratic aspects of the application. The process is expected to take weeks, if not months.