Palestine’s Premature Bid for UN Membership

The following article originally appeared as a GMF Transatlantic Take on September 22, 2011, and was reproduced on the France 24 web site on September 23, 2011. WASHINGTON–Despite last-minute maneuvering on the sidelines of the United Nations General Assembly meeting in New York, the tortuous Israel-Palestinian peace process is set to reach another critical juncture on Friday when the