Thursday, August 04, 2011

Think the UN is obsessed with Palestine?

Online you can find the UN's document "Annotated preliminary list of items to be included in the provisional agenda of the sixty-sixth regular session of the General Assembly" which is due to convene in September.

The document is 215 pages long and covers pretty much everything that the UN is planning to discuss in the upcoming session.

Here is a chart showing how often various countries/entities are mentioned in this document:

It's a big world out there, and the UN is obsessed with a real tiny part of it.