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Abbas: Palestine will continue to obtain full membership at UN


10:06, September 28, 2012

Palestinian President Mahmoud Abbas addresses the General Debate of the 67th session of the UN General Assembly at the UN headquarters in New York, the United States, Sept. 27, 2012.

UNITED NATIONS, Sept. 27 (Xinhua) -- Palestinian President Mahmoud Abbas told the UN General Assembly on Thursday that Palestine will continue to obtain full membership at the UN and that it has already begun intensive consultations with regional organizations and member states.

"In order to enhance the chances of peace, we will continue our efforts to obtain full membership for Palestine at the United Nations," he said.

Abbas told the General Assembly that his country has begun " intensive consultations" with various regional organizations and member states aimed at "having the General Assembly adopt a resolution considering the State of Palestine as a non-member state of the UN during this session."

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