- Associated Press - Wednesday, November 28, 2012

AUSTRALIA: Abstain, according to Prime Minister Julia Gillard. Her government is divided on the issue, but Gillard told Parliament “bipartisan policy across the major parties in this parliament to support Israel, to support peace in the Middle East, to support two states in the Middle East.”

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Associated Press writers George Jahn in Vienna, Austria; Danica Kirka in London; Jamey Keaten in Paris; Nirmala George in New Delhi; and Christopher Bodeen in Beijing; and Geir Moulson in Berlin contributed.