Monday, November 19, 2012 3:02 am
Quotations of the day
By The Associated Press
"Hamas is using the Gaza population as human shields. They are exploiting crowded residential urban areas." - Brig. Gen. Yoav Mordechai, the chief Israeli spokesman in a statement saying militants were intentionally operating in places inhabited by civilians after an Israeli missile ripped through a two-story home in a residential area of Gaza City, killing at least 11 civilians, including four young children and an 81-year-old woman.
"I know the narrative was wrong and the intelligence was right. ... We're going to get to the bottom of how that happened." - Rep. Mike Rogers, R-Mich., chairman of the House Intelligence Committee in a statement as Lawmakers say they want to know who had a hand in creating the Obama administration's now-discredited "talking points" about the Sept. 11 attack on a U.S. diplomatic post in Benghazi, Libya.