Palestinians shout slogans during a rally in the West Bank city of Ramallah

 
Palestinians shout slogans during a rally in the West Bank city of Ramallah
Palestinians shout slogans during a rally in the West Bank city of Ramallah November 29, 2012. Palestinian President Mahmoud Abbas appealed to the U.N. General Assembly to recognize Palestinian statehood by supporting a resolution to upgrade the U.N. observer status of the Palestinian Authority from "entity" to "non-member state." REUTERS/Marko Djurica