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Trump: UN 'a club for people to get together, talk and have a good time'

Harsh criticism signals he would likely challenge more than just the institution's approach to the Middle East once he takes office

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Mr Trump (above) made it clear both before and after the UN Security Council adopted the resolution condemning Israeli settlements in the West Bank and East Jerusalem that he believed the US should have blocked the move.

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Mr Trump made it clear both before and after the UN Security Council adopted the resolution condemning Israeli settlements in the West Bank and East Jerusalem that he believed the US should have blocked the move. Mr Obama instructed UN ambassador Samantha Power (above) to abstain from voting.

Washington

THREE days after the United Nations (UN) adopted a resolution calling on Israel to halt Jewish settlement activity on Palestinian territory, US President-elect Donald Trump tweeted that the international body "is just a club for people to get together, talk and have a good time

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