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Palestine Recent History

The proclamation of the Palestinian state. On November 15, 1988, according to cellphoneexplorer, the Palestinian National Council proclaimed the State of Palestine (with Jerusalem as its capital) and in December ‛Arafat explicitly recognized Israel before the UN General Assembly; by mid-1989 the state of Palestine (of which ‛Arafat was elected president) had been recognized by over… Read More »