WASHINGTON (AP) — Democrats have dropped from their platform recognition of Jerusalem as Israel’s capital, a move that has opened President Barack Obama to criticism from Republican rival Mitt Romney.

Four years ago Democrats stated unequivocally that “Jerusalem is and will remain the capital of Israel.”

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Israelis and Palestinians both claim the city as their capital.

Read More at OfficialWire. By Bradley Klapper.

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