Palestinians celebrate UN vote

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Palestinians take part in a rally while the speech of Palestinian President Mahmoud Abbas is projected in the West Bank city of Ramallah November 29, 2012. The 193-nation U.N. General Assembly overwhelmingly approved a resolution on Thursday to upgrade the Palestinian Authority's observer status at the United Nations from ''entity'' to ''non-member state,'' implicitly recognizing a Palestinian state. REUTERS/Marko Djurica