U.N vote on Israeli settlement postponed, potentially indefinitely - source | Reuters

 U.N vote on Israeli settlement postponed, potentially indefinitely - source
| Reuters

WASHINGTON A United Nations Security Council vote on a draft resolution demanding an end to Israeli settlements has been postponed, "potentially indefinitely", a western diplomatic source said on Thursday.Earlier, a western diplomat told Reuters that Egyptian President Abdel Fattah al-Sisi had instructed Egypt's U.N. mission to postpone the vote.

(Reporting By Matt Spetalnick; Writing by Yara Bayoumy; Editing by Chizu Nomiyama)

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Updated Date: Dec 22, 2016 22:31:54 IST