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Israel Hawks To Pope Francis: Stay Out Of Politics

DES MOINES, IA - JANUARY 24:  U.S. Rep. Jeff Duncan (R-SC) speaks to guests at the Iowa Freedom Summit on January 24, 2015 in
DES MOINES, IA - JANUARY 24: U.S. Rep. Jeff Duncan (R-SC) speaks to guests at the Iowa Freedom Summit on January 24, 2015 in Des Moines, Iowa. The summit is hosting a group of potential 2016 Republican presidential candidates to discuss core conservative principles ahead of the January 2016 Iowa Caucuses. (Photo by Scott Olson/Getty Images)

After Pope Francis moved to recognize a Palestinian state, some gung-ho defenders of Israel suggested the pontiff should stick to preaching and stay out of politics.

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