BBC Reporter Apologizes for ‘Poorly Phrased Question’ About Jews, Palestinian Suffering


BBC reporter Tim Willcox was in France covering the Paris unity rally, and spoke with a Jewish French woman who spoke of how Jews are now being targeted. Willcox said, “Many critics though of Israel’s policy would suggest that the Palestinians suffer hugely at Jewish hands as well.”

That did not go over well on Twitter:

After getting a lot of this on social media, Willcox apologized:

You can watch the video below, via the BBC:

[h/t WaPo]
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