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July 29th, 2012
04:40 PM ET

Romney says Jerusalem is Israel's capital, vows to move embassy

The full Mitt Romney interview airs Monday 4-7pm ET on "The Situation Room with Wolf Blitzer.

(CNN) - The American embassy in Israel, currently in Tel Aviv, should move to Jerusalem, presumptive GOP nominee Mitt Romney said in an interview Sunday.

"A nation has the capacity to choose its own capital city, and Jerusalem is Israel's capital," Romney told CNN's Wolf Blitzer in an interview set to air Monday. "I think it's long been the policy to ultimately have our embassy in the nation's capital of Jerusalem."
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