Palestinian Ambassador Praises United Nations Security Council Resolution 2334, Condemning Settlements [Video]

Riyad Mansour, the Palestinian Ambassador to the United Nations, praised the 14-0-1 passing of UNSC resolution 2334, which condemned Israeli settlement building in the Palestinian Territories. In his closing speech, also the closing speech of the session, Mansour assesrted that resolution 2334 keeps the hope of a two-state solution alive.

Conversely, Danny Danon, the Israeli representative to the UN, lamented the resolutions passage as the end of the peace process and a signal to the Palestinians that peace with Israel can be achieved by other means than negotiation with the Jewish State.

Watch the full remarks made by the Palestinian Representative to the UN below

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