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In Israel, Romney declares Jerusalem to be capital

In Israel, Romney declares Jerusalem to be capital

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(AP) In Israel, Romney declares Jerusalem to be capital
By KASIE HUNT
Associated Press
JERUSALEM

On Israeli soil, U.S. presidential candidate Mitt Romney on Sunday declared Jerusalem to be the capital of the Jewish state and said the United States has “a solemn duty and a moral imperative” to block Iran from achieving nuclear weapons capability.

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The presidential election hovered over the speech, with the Old City forming a made-for-television backdrop behind Romney, while some of his campaign donors listened in the audience.


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