Quantcast
Published On: Tue, Apr 29th, 2014

John Kerry makes ‘appalling’ and ‘disgusting’ comments about Israel

While the media obsesses over the racially charges comments made by the Los Angeles Clippers owner, Secretary of State John Kerry has created a firestorm himself.

Supporters of Israel are using words ranging from “not helpful” to “appalling” and “disgusting” in reaction to a Daily Beast report that Kerry, in a closed-door meeting Friday, warned that Israel could become “an apartheid state” if it does not make peace with the Palestinians soon.

In a recording of his remarks obtained by the Daily Beast, Kerry also repeated a threat he has made previously that if the Israeli government does not seal a peace deal soon, there could be a resurgence of Palestinian violence against Israel.

Here are a couple of examples the reactions:

 Appalling. WTF. RT “Exclusive: Kerry Warns Israel Could Become ‘An Apartheid State’” http://t.co/smKKOchMc6 via @thedailybeast — Monica Crowley (@MonicaCrowley) April 28, 2014

 An Israeli Foreign Ministry spokesman told TheBlaze that the Israeli government did not yet have a specific response to Kerry’s remarks other than referring to a clarification tweet that State Department spokeswoman Jen Psaki issued overnight.

The writer of the Daily Beast report responded:

The Blaze notes that the slow response from Israel could be due to the nation marking Holocaust Remembrance Day, a 24-hour commemoration filled with nationwide memorial ceremonies and the sounding of air raid sirens bringing traffic to a stop in memory of those killed by the Nazis during World War II.

State Dept photo John Kerry and Benjamin Netanyahu, April 2013

State Dept photo John Kerry and Benjamin Netanyahu, April 2013

On the DISPATCH: Headlines  Local  Opinion

Subscribe to Weekly Newsletter

* indicates required
/ ( mm / dd ) [ALL INFO CONFIDENTIAL]

About the Author

- Writer and Co-Founder of The Global Dispatch, Brandon has been covering news, offering commentary for years, beginning professionally in 2003 on Crazed Fanboy before expanding into other blogs and sites. Appearing on several radio shows, Brandon has hosted Dispatch Radio, written his first novel (The Rise of the Templar) and completed the three years Global University program in Ministerial Studies to be a pastor. To Contact Brandon email [email protected] ATTN: BRANDON

Tags

Leave a comment

XHTML: You can use these html tags: <a href="" title=""> <abbr title=""> <acronym title=""> <b> <blockquote cite=""> <cite> <code> <del datetime=""> <em> <i> <q cite=""> <s> <strike> <strong>

Sign up for our Weekly Newsletter



Recent Posts

How is a Car Accident Claim Filed? And Other Questions A Lawyer Can Answer

January 27, 2023, Comments Off on How is a Car Accident Claim Filed? And Other Questions A Lawyer Can Answer

The Best Uses for a Home Equity Loan

January 24, 2023, Comments Off on The Best Uses for a Home Equity Loan

Top 8 Reasons to Get an Outdoor Kitchen

January 22, 2023, Comments Off on Top 8 Reasons to Get an Outdoor Kitchen

How is a Christian Wedding Invite Different than a Secular Wedding Invite

January 16, 2023, Comments Off on How is a Christian Wedding Invite Different than a Secular Wedding Invite

Fun and Unusual Ways to Encourage Kids to Stay Healthy

January 12, 2023, Comments Off on Fun and Unusual Ways to Encourage Kids to Stay Healthy

Health Carousel Honors Dr Franklin Shaffer with the DAISY Lifetime Achievement Award

January 12, 2023, Comments Off on Health Carousel Honors Dr Franklin Shaffer with the DAISY Lifetime Achievement Award

5 Reasons Why Truck Accident Claims Are More Complicated

January 10, 2023, Comments Off on 5 Reasons Why Truck Accident Claims Are More Complicated
nft blockchain

What You Need to Know About NFTs as We Enter 2023

January 7, 2023, Comments Off on What You Need to Know About NFTs as We Enter 2023

Categories

Archives