DEBKAfile was founded by a team of journalists in June 2000 as an independent Internet Web site, providing an intelligence and security news service. November 29, 2016, 10:07 AM (IDT)
The 1947 UN vote for Resolution 181 on the partition of Palestine historically led to the declaration of the State of Israel. UN headquarters in New York and world body institutions in Geneva and Paris mark the anniversary with expressions of solidarity with the Palestinian people. Former US President Jimmy Carter called on Barack Obama to recognize Palestine before he hands the White House over to Donald Trump.
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