Palestinians pushing to minimize Canadian opposition to statehood

If Canada's not going to be a supporter, at least take a back seat and not lobby: Envoy

Kristen Shane
Published: Wednesday, 07/20/2011 12:00 am EDT

The Palestinian delegation to Canada is pushing hard, including sending in a big-name politician, to minimize the effects of Canadian opposition to their bid for statehood recognition at the United Nations this fall.

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