When the world’s second most powerful country lines up behind you surely the rest of the world will take notice. The PA scored a major success in its campaign to bring the idea of Palestinian statehood before the United Nations next month. China announced it would support the bid. Doubtless, the U.S. will be disappointed by the news since it is furiously lobbying against the move.
Spain earlier indicated its support and said it hoped an early September EU meeting would offer even more.