On Thursday, the U.S. commander-in-chief gave an impassioned speech to university students encouraging Israelis to do their part to secure peace with the Palestine state and the region as a whole.
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At one point, according to Blaze.com, the great orator compared the Israeli/Palestinian relationship to the..ahem...the U.S./Canada relationship.
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“We can’t afford to have our kids in bed sleeping and suddenly a rocket comes through the roof, but my argument is even though both sides may have areas of strong disagreement, may be engaging in activities the other side considers to be a breach of good faith, we have to push through those things to try to get to an agreement,” Obama said.
Obama described his vision: “There will be a sovereign Palestinian state, a sovereign Jewish state of Israel and those two states can, I think, will be