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September 11, 2015 11:33 am

Abbas Says Palestinians Want Flag Flying Over ‘Occupied Jerusalem’

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Palestinian Authority President Mahmoud Abbas. Photo: Wikimedia Commons.

Palestinian Authority President Mahmoud Abbas said his struggle will continue until the Palestinian flag flies over “occupied Jerusalem.” Photo: Wikimedia Commons.

Palestinian Authority President Mahmoud Abbas on Friday welcomed a UN decision authorizing Palestinians to raise their flag at its headquarters in New York.

Abbas praised the 119 countries who supported the gesture, saying they were on the side of “truth and justice,” the official Palestinian news agency Wafa reported.

Read full story at The Times of Israel.

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  • Morty Mooze

    How about displaying the Yankee baseball pennant among the flags at the UN since non-members are given the privellege!

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