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  Tishrei 7, 5772 , 05/10/11

Abbas to Fly to Colombia to Get Support for UN Bid

Palestinian Authority Chairman Mahmoud Abbas will fly to Colombia next week in order to persuade the country’s leaders to support the PA statehood bid in the UN Security Council.

According to a report on IDF Radio on Wednesday, Abbas will arrive in Colombia’s capital, Bogota, on Sunday and will meet with President Juan Manuel Santos.

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