Mitt Romney has accused President Obama of isolating Israel internationally, saying, “Over the past three years, President Obama has instead chastened Israel.”
Mitt Romney and others have launched misleading attacks claiming President Obama’s proposed 2013 budget request undermines Israel’s security.
Mitt Romney has attacked President Obama as a “fair-weather friend of Israel.”
Mitt Romney has accused President Obama of “[proposing] that Israel adopt indefensible borders.”
Mitt Romney has leveled repeated attacks about President Obama’s strong record on Iran, saying, “This President … could have gotten crippling sanctions against Iran. He did not.”
Mitt Romney has said President Obama went “before the United Nations. ... He said nothing about thousands of rockets being rained in on Israel from the Gaza Strip.”
Mitt Romney has attacked President Obama by saying he “insulted Prime Minister Bibi Netanyahu.”
Mitt Romney has mischaracterized President Obama’s policy on Hamas, saying “The President was suggesting that Israel should negotiate with terrorists. And that’s why people like myself believe that he threw Israel under the bus.”
Newt Gingrich has accused President Obama of canceling a joint military exercise with Israel to avoid upsetting the Iranians, saying, “I believe this is the biggest act of weakness by any American president in my lifetime.”
Some have criticized President Obama for not respecting the Jewish people’s long historical ties to Israel.
Mitt Romney is ignoring the facts when he says, “This president failed to speak out when the dissidents took the streets in Tehran. He had nothing to say.”