TOKYO (AP) — When top Western leaders decided to stay away from Russian President Vladimir Putin’s Winter Olympics, he wasn’t exactly left friendless: he has the heads of leading Asian nations and others to help show the world that not everyone is put off by his human rights record and the anti-gay law he championed. […]
Earlier it referred to “The Palestinian Territories.” The search engine giant said it was following the U.N.’s lead.
On May 1, Google recognized Palestine. It did so on its homepage. Earlier it referred to "The Palestinian Territories." More on that below. On Jan. 4, Abbas' presidential decree acknowledged the State of Palestine. It followed gaining U.N. non-member observer status. "All Palestinian stamps, signs and official letterhead will henceforth be