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Thailand Recognizes 'Palestine'

Thailand has announced that it has recognized Palestine as an independent state, The Associated Press reported. A spokesman for the Thai Foreign Ministry, Thani Thongphakdi, was quoted by AP as having said that Thailand has informed the PLO delegation and all member states at the United Nations in New York that it “has given recognition to the state of Palestine.”

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