The bahraini Foreign Minister, Sheikh Mohamed Bin Mubarak Al-Khalifa, said at the United Nations on Thursday, that the U.
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"As long as the aggressive Zionist state is dispossessing the Palestinian people of their homeland and their rights, and is illegally occupying territories of three Arab countries, the world will not witness peace, as this troubled situation could explode at any moment, exposing our civilisation to the danger of devastation. Bahrain would like to see the United Nations playing its proper and effective role in the world affairs and see the countries which hold in their hands the key to this dangerous situation take an active part in doing so rather than stand aloof as mere observers."
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Background: The bahraini Foreign Minister, Sheikh Mohamed Bin Mubarak Al-Khalifa, said at the United Nations on Thursday, that the U.N. must take action to correct the effects of Zionist aggression in the Middle-East. He was speaking on the ninth day of the 28th General Assembly.
The United nations General Secretary, Dr. Kurt Waldheim, has just returned form the Middle-East. But Sheikh Al-Khalifa said that the united Nations and the powerful nations of the world must cease to act as more observers.