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Palestinians wave their national flag as they celebrate the upgraded... News PhotoCelebration,City,Diplomacy,Horizontal,National Flag,Palestinian,Politics,Ramallah,United Nations,Waving,West BankPhotographer Collection: AFP 2012 AFPPalestinians wave their national flag as they celebrate the upgraded United Nations status for the Palestinians in the West Bank city of Ramallah on December 2, 2012. Palestinian president Mahmud Abbas said is speech on his visit to Ramallah that 'Palestine has accomplished a historic achievement at the UN,' three days after the United Nations General Assembly granted the Palestinians non-member state observer status in a 138-9 vote. AFP PHOTO / ABBAS MOMANI (Photo credit should read ABBAS MOMANI/AFP/Getty Images)