Motion, which echoes similar votes in Britain, Spain and Ireland, received the backing of 339 lawmakers with 151 voting against. French lawmakers voted in favour of recognizing ’Palestine’ as a state on Tuesday, a symbolic move that will not immediately affect France’s diplomatic stance but demonstrates growing European impatience with a stalled peace process.
French parliament votes in favor of symbolic motion to recognize ’Palestine’
Jerusalem Post | Edition en anglais - Reuters
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