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  11/30/2012, Kislev 16, 5773

PA Arabs Celebrate as World Reacts to UN Decision

The United Nations’ approval of a resolution to recognize “Palestine” as a non-member observer state brought with it reactions both within Israel and from around the world.

AFP reported that Palestinian Authority Arabs fired in the air, whistled and embraced each other in both PA-assigned areas of Judea and Samaria as well as in Gaza after the General Assembly vote.