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U.N. vote on Palestinian status

Palestinians celebrate the 2012 U.N. vote to upgrade their territory's status, conferring de facto recognition of Palestine statehood. The 138-9 vote, with 41 abstentions, was seen as a rebuke of U.S. policy in the Palestinian-Israeli conflict.Atef Safadi / European Pressphoto Agency
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