Vote condemning Hamas for firing rockets into Israel fails at UN
BBC News --------- A US-sponsored resolution condemning militant group Hamas for firing rockets into Israel has failed to pass at the UN General Assembly. The resolution won a majority of 87 to 57, with 33 abstentions, but did not reach the required two-thirds backing. US envoy Nikki Haley had said adoption would right a "historic wrong" as the UN has not passed such a condemnation. To learn more click on the picture below to read the article.