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Palestinian President Mahmoud Abbas has announced that he will be taking the Palestinian case for full statehood to the UN Security Council next week. It's a move that sets the stage for a diplomatic showdown with the United States, which has vowed to veto the effort. NPR's Lourdes Garcia-Navarro joins host Scott Simon from Jerusalem to talk about the effort.
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