Let me be clear:
For years, Hamas has launched thousands of rockets at innocent Israeli citizens. No democracy can tolerate such danger to its people, nor should the international community, and neither should the Palestinian people themselves, whose interests are only set back by acts of terror.
To be a genuine party to peace, the Quartet has made it clear that Hamas must meet clear conditions: recognize
“the outline for a durable ceasefire is clear: Hamas must end its rocket fire;
“Hamas cannot rearm” Hamas is the governing organization of
Whatever Obama may be thinking or planning, his comments were a whitewash of
Obama was not elected to help Palestinians, so perhaps he has the moral right to turn his back on them. The problem is that so long as he continues U.S. military and economic aid to Israel, everything Israel does is Obama's responsibility. He is not an innocent bystander.