Obama: I Would Not Negotiate With Hamas, Hizballah


He says during a town hall meeting at a synagogue in Boca Raton that there’s nothing more important than the U.S. bond with Israel, wouldn’t openly meet with terrorist groups. Watch video above.

Adds he would only meet with them if they denounce terror, recognize Israel’s right to exist, and abide by past agreements.

“As president I will do everything in my power to help Israel defend itself from these and and other threats.”

Chastises his opponents for trying to distort his position, accuses them of “counting on fear” because they aren’t telling the truth.

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