Ramallah: Thousands celebrate Abbas' return
Thousands of people took part in a celebration at the Muqata (PA headquarters) in Ramallah, welcoming President Mahmoud Abbas and the Palestinian delegation's return from the UN General Assembly in New York, where the Palestinians succeeded in upgrading their diplomatic status to a non-member observer state.


Before returning to Ramallah,= the delegation visited Jordan, where King Abdullah held an official ceremony in their honor. (Elior Levy)