Biden at UN renews backing for Palestinian state
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He said a two-state solution "remains in our view the best way to ensure Israel's security and prosperity for the future and give the Palestinians a state to which they are entitled," with an "equal measure of freedom and dignity."
Biden made similar remarks in July when he visited Israel and the West Bank. But Israeli-Palestinian peace negotiations have been moribund since 2014.
Palestinian relations with Washington have improved since Biden defeated the staunchly pro-Israel Donald Trump but some Palestinians see the administration as overly cautious and more focused on economic programs than what they see as the core political conflict.