Palestinian President Mahmoud Abbas Address
Mahmoud Abbas spoke about Palestine’s bid for full statehood in the United Nations. In his speech he criticized the Israeli government, and stated that recognizing Israel as a Jewish state was an unacceptable precondition.
*The transcript for this program was compiled from uncorrected Closed Captioning.
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