Impatient, Abbas Pushing UN End-of-Occupation Bid

November 29, 2014 1:15 PM

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Palestinian President Mahmoud Abbas says he is moving ahead with a proposed U.N. Security Council resolution on setting a November 2016 deadline to end the Israeli occupation.

Abbas told Arab League foreign ministers Saturday that he had put off such a step repeatedly in response to requests from Washington, but: "We can't wait any longer."

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