United Nations Secretariat


United Nations map now includes the State of Palestine

The official United Nations map now includes the State of Palestine for the first time in history. NEW YORK, UNITED STATES, October 5, 2014  — The issue of “statehood” of Palestine was settled in September of 2012 when the United Nations General Assembly voted by an overwhelming 2/3rd majority and U.N. General Assembly Resolution 67/191 was passed. If we refer to the issue of the State of Palestine being on the official map of the United Nations, you will see that the West Bank and Gaza are demarcated with broken lines without mention of the State of Palestine before the […]