Quote Originally Posted by AtlBluRew View Post
So as not to get into a policy debate, can anyone point me to a source that explains why the US vetoed a UN Security Council resolution for Palestinian UN membership? I just want to understand the Administration position.
Quote Originally Posted by PackMan97 View Post
My guess, and it's just that a guess. Others are far more knowledgeable about the topic. The US does not currently recognize Palestine as an independent nation.

We also don't recognize Taiwan. Some answers aren't straight lines. They are a decision tree embedded in a game of Jenga. Sometimes it's better to not start to the engage the tree. Deliberate ambiguity is an actual policy the US uses.