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Some Israeli officials are worried that a growing Palestinian population could undermine the country’s identity as a Jewish state.

According to the Palestinian Central Bureau of Statistics, demographic figures project that Palestinians in Israel and the occupied territories of the West Bank and Gaza, will outnumber Israelis within a decade.

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After winning membership to UNESCO, Palestinians welcome the flying of their flag at the UN cultural agency’s building in Paris, but Israel says the move will not help the peace process.