Obama: Americans Will Always Stand By Israel

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The presumptive Democratic nominee pledges support for the Jewish state at a press conference at a local police station in Sderot.

Also denounces Hamas’ “intolerable” rocket attacks on Israel.

“If somebody were sending rockets into my house, where my two daughters sleep at night, I’m going to do everything in my power to stop it. And I would expect Israelis to do the same thing.”

Obama spoke in front of a display of Palestinian Qassam rockets after touring the area earlier. Read campaign statement on Israel visit here.

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