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  9/10/2012, Elul 23, 5772

Jordan Supports PA Statehood Bid at UN

Jordanian Foreign Minister Nasser Judeh announced, over the weekend, that it supports the Palestinian Authority's application to the United Nations to be recognized as a sovereign state with eastern Jerusalem as its capital.

Judeh stressed that the issue is a central one despite recent developments elsewhere in the Middle East.