BANGKOK, August 22, 2011 (WAFA)
– Thailand will recognize a Palestinian state at the United Nations when it comes up for a vote in September, Monday said Nabil Shaath, member of Fatah Central Committee.
Shaath discussed in a meeting with the Thai foreign minister, Pisamo Fagan, Palestinian plans to seek UN recognition of a Palestinian state within the 1967 borders, urging it support the Palestinian bid.
The Fatah official, on a mission by President Mahmoud Abbas to get as many world support for the Palestinian state as possible, will also visit India and Russia to discuss and coordinate political stances regarding the Palestinians’ September plans.
(mideastnews-danmike.blogspot.com / 22.08.2011)