Mitt Romney talks Iran, angers Palestinians in Israel
- July 30, 2012
"It is a deeply moving experience to be in Jerusalem, the capital of Israel," he said, in an apparent endorsement of a position held by the Jewish state but never accepted by the international community.
Netanyahu thanked him for his remarks, later telling him: "I want to thank you for those very strong words of support and friendship for Israel and for Jerusalem that we heard today."
But the Palestinians were infuriated, saying his remarks "harm peace, security and stability".
Read it at the Herald Sun: http://www.heraldsun.com.au/news/world/romney-hails-jerusalem-as-israeli-capital/story-fnd134gw-1226438348780