Republican presidential candidates from across the political spectrum united in their condemnation of the Hamas terrorists’ unprovoked attack on Israel. This brutal act of savagery has ignited a war, and Prime Minister Benajamin Netanyahu has promised to respond with overwhelming force. It’s clear that Israel is under attack and needs strong leadership to defend itself.
Former President Donald Trump, always the voice of reason, pointed out that the attack on Israel was a result of our perceived weakness and inability to project strength on the world stage. It’s clear that under the Biden administration, America has lost its leadership position, and our enemies are taking advantage of that.
Governor Ron DeSantis of Florida rightfully emphasized that Israel not only has the right to defend itself but also a duty to respond with overwhelming force. These terrorist attacks must be met with swift and lethal action. America should stand with Israel in this crucial time.
Entrepreneur Vivek Ramaswamy expressed his horror at the barbaric and medieval attacks carried out by Hamas. It’s disgraceful that in the 21st century, we still have terror groups with such a blatant disregard for human life. Israel has every right to defend itself against these acts of terror.
Former Governor Nikki Haley, a true champion for Israel, highlighted the importance of defending Israel’s right to self-defense. It’s crucial that we support Israel in its fight against terror and stand firmly against those who seek to undermine its security.
Israel is now under attack by Iranian-backed Hamas terrorists. Iran has helped fund this war against Israel and Joe Biden's policies that have gone easy on Iran have helped fill their coffers.
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— Ron DeSantis (@RonDeSantis) October 7, 2023
Former Vice President Mike Pence rightly pointed out the lack of leadership displayed by President Joe Biden. His weakness on the world stage has emboldened our enemies and contributed to events like this. It’s time for strong and decisive American leadership that will restore our nation’s deterrence.
Former Governor Chris Christie placed the blame squarely on Biden’s shoulders, citing his appeasement of Israel’s enemies and the foolish release of billions of dollars to Iran. This aggression against Israel is a direct consequence of Biden’s failed policies. It’s time for America to fully support Israel and put an end to Iran-backed terrorism.
Senator Tim Scott expressed his horror at the attack, just like any decent human being would. It’s unimaginable that such acts of violence still occur in our world today. We must stand together against this terrorism.
Governor Doug Burgum called for maximum support for Israel from the United States. Israel is our strong ally in the Middle East, and we must provide unwavering support in its time of need.
It is clear that the Hamas attack on Israel requires a strong and decisive response. The United States must stand firmly with Israel, and we need leaders who understand the importance of projecting strength on the world stage. It’s time for America to restore its deterrence and support our allies in the face of terrorism.