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Monday, October 13, 2014
UK MPs vote to recognise Palestinian statehood
"MPs have backed the recognition of the state of Palestine alongside Israel in an historic symbolic vote in the House of Commons.
The vote of 274 to 12, majority 262, saw MPs on all sides urge the Government to "recognise the state of Palestine alongside the state of Israel" as part of a "contribution to securing a negotiated two state solution"."