Israel and the US are vehemently opposed to the Palestinian campaign for international recognition.
The Palestinian President will meet with the leader of the militant Hamas movement next month.
The Palestinians currently hold the status of an observer entity at the United Nations.
The date represents a delay in dealing with the Palestinian application, submitted by President Abbas on September 23.
Thousands of Palestinians cheering and waving flags gave President Mahmoud Abbas a hero`s welcome in the West Bank.
US President Barack Obama told the United Nations that there was no short cut to Middle East peace.
The Palestinians were coming under mounting pressure to drop a bid for UN membership of a Palestinian state.
The march was held in protest against Palestinian plans to seek full membership of the United Nations.
Hamas , which ousted Fatah forces from Gaza after clashes in 2007, has criticised the decision to apply for full UN membership.
The US and Europe are racing to avert or delay a looming showdown over Palestinian statehood at the UN.
Lieberman warned there will be grave
consequences if the Palestinians persist with their plan to
seek UN membership.
The Palestinians will seek membership as an independent state at the UN in September.
Mahmud Abbas has said Palestinians would seek UN recognition at General Assembly meeting in Sept.
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