Unesco rejects Kosovo membership bid

November 9, 2015 12:45 PM

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Unesco rejects Kosovo membership bid

Unesco has narrowly rejected Kosovo's bid for membership, in a victory for Serbia and Russia and a blow to Kosovo's mission for global recognition as a state.

Those voting overall favoured Kosovo's membership, with 92 yes votes, 50 no votes and a few dozen abstentions.

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