All articles from: May, 2007

U.S. Statement on the Health Conditions in the Occupied Palestinian Territory

The United States strongly regrets the resolution before us. It is a largely political resolution and it interjects political considerations into the debate of this global health body.

The United States, too, cares deeply about the health of the Palestinian people. Yet, this resolution will neither further the search for peace in the Middle East nor improve the health of those living the West Bank and Gaza.

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