Thursday, July 31, 2014

Formerly supportive, Joe Scarborough turns on Israel after rising of civilian casualities: United States of America 'cannot be associated with this'

Via Politico:
     Scarborough described himself as having a record as one of Israel’s biggest supporters, saying, “I’ve always been a 100 percent supporter of Israel. The joke in Congress was anytime I wanted a key to the city of Tel Aviv, I could, you know, get a gold-plated one.”
     But on Thursday he warned that the mounting civilian death toll was not just tragic for the Palestinians, but harmful both to Israel and the U.S.
     “The United States of America — we cannot be associated with this if this continues. This is so bad, not only for the Israeli people, but for us,” Scarborough said.
     (Also on POLITICO: 10 Israeli media attacks on Kerrry)

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