Riyad Mansour, the Palestinian UN observer, warned that if Israel's actions aren't stopped immediately, the volatile region's tense situation might deteriorate.
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He told reporters Thursday the Palestinians also want the Security Council to vote on their application for UN membership, even though the US has promised a veto if there isn't a minimum of nine "yes" votes.
Mansour noted that Israel's first application for UN membership wasn't successful but its second was, "so if Palestine has to do it this way, that's our destiny."
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