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UNGA rejects US-backed resolution to condemn Hamas
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December 07, 2018

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The UN General Assembly has rejected a US sponsored resolution seeking to condemn the Palestinian resistance movement, Hamas.

The resolution, backed by Israel and the US failed to achieve a two-thirds majority needed to pass in the assembly

US President Donald Trump's chief Middle East peace envoy Jason Greenblatt, lashing out at the result on Twitter, has called it absolutely shameful for US and its allies.