Backed by US Ambassador to the UN Nikki Haley, the draft was going to condemn Hamas' rocket attacks against Israel, and it was the first drafted UNGA resolution to condemn the Palestinian resistance.
The US asked for a simple majority, while Kuwait asked for a two-thirds majority. The Kuwaiti request won as a result.
The draft received 87 votes in favour, 58 against, and 32 abstentions, which failed to win the required two-thirds majority in the UN General Assembly.
All the Arab countries voted against the resolution.
The resolution was adopted with only 6 votes against it.
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