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  11/28/2012, Kislev 14, 5773

US State Dept. Against PA State Within Israeli Land

United States officials announced that they oppose the Palestinian Authority request to upgrade their status at the United Nations to an official state, AFP news reported. U.S. State Department spokeswoman Victoria Nuland, said that "we intend to vote against it because we think this is an error. We completely oppose this move."