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  Tishrei 30, 5772 , 28/10/11

UNESCO to Vote Monday on PA's Request for Membership

The United Nations Educational, Scientific and Cultural Organization’s (UNESCO) general assembly will vote Monday on the Palestinian Authority’s request to become a full member of the organization, AFP reported on Friday.

Sources in the organization told AFP that the vote is to take place on the same day that the PA’s foreign minister, Riyad al-Malki, will address the assembly.

(Arutz Sheva’s North American Desk is keeping you updated until the start of Shabbat in New York. The time posted automatically on all Arutz Sheva articles, however, is Israeli time.)

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