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UN Votes On Non-Member Observer Status For Palestine

NEW YORK, NY - NOVEMBER 29: U.S. Ambassdaor to the United Nations Susan Rice and Israeli U.N. Ambassador Ron Prosor talk at a meeting of the General Assembly on November 29, 2012 in New York City. The United States, Israel, Canada and a handful of others voted against today's historic resolution granting non-member observer status to Palestinians. The resolution was approved by the 193-member body in a 138-9 vote, with 41 abstentions. (Photo by John Moore/Getty Images)