09 Jan '18, 9am

[Mothership] Vivian Balakrishnan: S’pore does not take sides in Israel-Palestine conflict https://t.co/nHoeyOZAET

As a small country, Singapore isn’t known for making big waves on the international relations front. So perhaps it was surprising that on Dec. 21, 2017, we went against the United States and voted in favour of the United Nations General Assembly Resolution during the 10th Emergency Special Session. That Resolution called on the US to drop its recognition of Jerusalem as the capital of Israel, and its plans to move the US embassy to that city. Trump naming Jerusalem as Israel’s capital affects S’poreans. Here’s how. Advertisement We favour the two-state solution Singapore joined 127 other nations who voted for the Resolution, but went against longtime partners Israel and the US in doing so. In all, 128 countries voted in favour of the resolution, 9 voted against, and 35 others abstained. Following a question from MP Vikram Nair, Minister for Foreign Affairs Vivian Balakrish...

Full article: https://mothership.sg/2018/01/vivian-balakrishnan-spore-d...

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[Mothership] 22°C temperature possible in S’pore from Jan. 14 – 18, 2018 https://t.co/JLA7WNR4mn

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mothership.sg 10 Jan '18, 7pm

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[Mothership] S’pore man finds ofo bicycle saddles, decides to list them for sale on Carousell https://t.co/3MvtC0qdEv

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Winter ending in S’pore https://t.co/QIzGwXV0IR

Winter ending in S’pore https://t.co/QIzGwXV0IR

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