Palestinians Celebrate U.N. Vote

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Palestinians watch a big screen showing Palestinian President Mahmoud... News PhotoDiplomacy,Horizontal,Large,Mahmoud Abbas,Palestinian,Politics,Ramallah,Showing,Talking,United Nations General Assembly,West BankPhotographer Collection: Getty Images News 2012 Getty ImagesRAMALLAH, WEST BANK - NOVEMBER 29: Palestinians watch a big screen showing Palestinian President Mahmoud Abbas speak at the U.N. General Assembly on November 29, 2012 in Ramallah, the West Bank. The General Assembly later voted 138-9, with 41 abstentions, to upgrade the Palestinian Authority's status to non-member observer state. Among nations voting no were the U.S., Israel and Canada. (Photo by Uriel Sinai/Getty Images)