While the Jerusalem provision was returned to the Democratic Party three other pro-Israel provisions were part of the 2008 and missing from 2012.
One of those provision was The United States should continue to isolate Hamas until it renounces terrorism.
Does the removal of this sentence mean that President Obama preparing to give this group legitimacy? He has already basically done it with Hamas’ parent group, the Muslim Brotherhood which took over Egypt. Hamas’ partner in the U.S., CAIR continues to be accepted by, and promoted by liberal members of Congress despite an FBI warning.
Maybe its out because the President doesn’t believe that Hamas is a terrorist organization, but that doesn’t makes sense, since the beginning of 2012, more than 455 rockets launched from Hamas-controlled Gaza have hit Israel. Since September 1st more than 10 rockets hit southern Israel, triggering alarms in the nearby communities.
Last night, a house was destroyed in Netivot (a city of 26,500 residents) after a rocket hit its living room. The following are pictures demonstrating the damage inflicted to the house.