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Palestinian officials say Romney undermining peace process | Maan News Agency

By Jihan Abdalla

RAMALLAH (Reuters) — Palestinian officials accused US Republican presidential candidate Mitt Romney on Monday of undermining peace prospects by calling Jerusalem “the capital of Israel”, ignoring their own claims to the city and most world opinion.

Romney used the term on Sunday to sustained applause from his Israeli audience in the Holy City, during a trip to present himself as Israel’s closest ally ahead of the Nov. 6 election contest with President Barack Obama.

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