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.”

Israelis and Palestinians both claim the city as their capital.

Read More at OfficialWire. By Bradley Klapper.

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