An Arab Israeli woman holds a Palestinian flag during a demonstration supporting the Palestinian statehood bid in front of the US embassy in Tel Aviv, Israel, Tuesday, Sept. 20, 2011. Palestinian ... more 
An Arab Israeli woman holds a Palestinian flag during a demonstration supporting the Palestinian statehood bid in front of the US embassy in Tel Aviv, Israel, Tuesday, Sept. 20, 2011. Palestinian President Mahmoud Abbas is pressing ahead Tuesday with his diplomatic campaign to gain full U.N. membership, brushing aside heated Israeli objections and a promised U.S. veto as the issue of Palestinian statehood takes center stage with world leaders gathering for the opening of the U.N. General Assembly session.(AP Photo/Dan Balilty) less 
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Associated Press | Photo By Dan Balilty
Tue, Sep 20, 2011 1:24 PM EDT