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Obama: Hamas must release captured Israeli soldier
« on: August 02, 2014, 06:29:22 PM »
http://dyn.politico.com/printstory.cfm?uuid=CFFCF1D8-1D0F-41A9-A758-DD5EBBA3229B

 Obama: Hamas must release captured Israeli soldier
By: Dan Berman
August 1, 2014 03:21 PM EDT

President Barack Obama on Friday called on Hamas to release an Israeli soldier captured during a recent ceasefire.

“If they are serious about resolving the situation, that soldier needs to be unconditionally released as soon as possible,” Obama said at a news conference.

Obama said it will be difficult to establish a new ceasefire in Gaza, but the U.S. will continue to try. “I think it’s going to be very hard to put a ceasefire back together again if Israel and the international community aren’t comfortable if Hamas can follow through,” Obama said.

The president also said Israel has the right to defend itself. “No country can tolerate missiles raining down on its cities… no county can or would tolerate tunnels being dug under their land…” to be used for terrorist attacks, Obama said.

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Re: Obama: Hamas must release captured Israeli soldier
« Reply #1 on: August 02, 2014, 07:48:03 PM »
Expelliarmus Hamas!!

Must they??  Or what??  All Obammy's missing is the frickin' magic wand.

Classic example of Obama expecting the World to respond to his every utterance.


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Re: Obama: Hamas must release captured Israeli soldier
« Reply #2 on: August 02, 2014, 08:05:24 PM »
Reports are now saying he's dead. The soldier, sadly, not Obama.

http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/world-middle-east-28627888
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Re: Obama: Hamas must release captured Israeli soldier
« Reply #3 on: August 02, 2014, 09:47:34 PM »
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Trump does not represent the will of the people.  If we really wanted to respect the decision of "the people," then Clinton would be the president-elect, not Trump, for the simple reason that she won the popular vote.


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