Friday, December 23, 2016

Aaron Klein, Breitbart: Obama Administration Allows Anti-Israel UN Resolution Against Settlements to Pass

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Obama Administration Allows Anti-Israel UN Resolution Against Settlements to Pass

by AARON KLEIN23 Dec 2016

Aaron Klein is Breitbart’s Jerusalem bureau chief and senior investigative reporter. He is a New York Times bestselling author and hosts the popular weekend talk radio program, “Aaron Klein Investigative Radio.” Follow him on Twitter @AaronKleinShow. Follow him on Facebook.

TEL AVIV – In a dramatic departure from the longstanding U.S. policy of vetoing anti-Israel resolutions, the Obama administration on Friday abstained from voting on a United Nations Security Council resolution calling for a halt to Israeli construction in the West Bank and eastern sections of Jerusalem, thereby allowing the measure to pass.

Fourteen member states voted in favor of the resolution; none voted against, and the U.S. obstained.