Refer the request to the Committee on the Palestinian permanent membership of the United Nations
New York - UN Security Council held a closed session to discuss the Palestinian demand for full membership of the United Nations. and continued the meeting for an hour, then President League of the Council, Ambassador of Lebanon to the United Nations Nawaf Salam said the formal meeting will be held on Wednesday morning (today) to discuss the referral Palestinian request to the Commission for permanent membership.
The Ambassador of Palestine to the UN, Riyad Mansour, told reporters: "The operation started, and we hope to treat the request in a positive spirit. There will be a lot of pressure, but we are confident that we have a lot of friends in the Council." Although the threat the American veto to thwart the Palestinian demand of the Security Council is expected that the Security Council sends the request to a special committee to decide whether it was possible for a Palestinian state to enjoy the full membership of the United Nations.
And must have the application support of nine members of the Council of Fifteen, even referred to to vote, and observers believe that only six countries appear to favor of the resolution, while the refrain is expected that the four European Union countries for the vote, did not take all of Bosnia, Gabon, Nigeria decision.