White House press secretary Jay Carney: “…remarks if accurate are offensive and inappropriate…”


Below from FNC’s Joy Lin:

White House spokesman Jay Carney on Israel Defense Minister’s Moshe Yaalon comment, reported by the press from a private meeting, that Kerry’s pursuit of Middle East peace is out of an “incomprehensible obsession and a messianic feeling” —


Carney: 13:51:36 i think you’re referring to comments out of private mtg – remarks if accurate are offensive and inappropriate. 13:51:50 kerry and his team have been working nonstop to promote secure peace for israel bc of deep concern the US has and commitment the US has for and to israels future. 13:52:08 To question Secretary Kerry’s motives and distort his proposals is not something we would expect from the defense minister of a close ally