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  11/30/2012, Kislev 16, 5773

PM Praises States that Voted 'No' at the UN


Prime Minister Binyamin Netanyahu praised, Friday morning, the countries that stood by Israel's side and voted against the upgrading of the Palestinian Authority's status at the United Nations, Thursday evening. Netanyahu said, "Nine states lined up along the side of truth and peace. History will judge them favorably and they deserve the highest praise."

Voting "no" in addition to Israel were the United States, Canada, the Czech Republic, Panama, Micronesia, Palau, Nauru and the Marshall Islands.