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Albright Defends Hagel on Israel

Former U.S. Secretary of State Madeleine Albright said in an interview set to air Friday that it’s “ridiculous” for Republicans to say Chuck Hagel — the former senator President Barack Obama nominated for Secretary of Defense — is anti-Israel.

Republicans, including Sen. Lindsey Graham (R-S.C.), have criticized Hagel for statements he has made regarding Israel. It’s unwarranted, Albright told Bloomberg TV’s “Political Capital with Al Hunt” in an interview airing tonight at 9 p.m.

Source: Politico. Read full article. (link)

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  • Ted Levy||

    Absolutely! I mean, it's not as if he said enforcing a boycott on Israel that had led to the deaths of hundreds of thousands of Israeli children was "worth it"...