US President George W. Bush called on Hamas to recognize Israel, disarm, reject terrorism and work towards peace. He also recognized the need for the US to break away from its dependence on Mideastern oil. “Democracies in the Middle East will not look like our own because they will reflect the traditions of their own citizens. Yet liberty is the future of every nation in the Middle East,” Bush said.
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