Biden slammed by Democrats, Republicans over response to Israeli airstrike that killed aid workers in Gaza 

President Biden has obtained criticism from Democrats and Republicans this week over his response to an Israeli airstrike that killed seven World Central Kitchen help employees in Gaza on Monday. 

On Tuesday, Biden, 81, stated he was “outraged and heartbroken” over the deaths of the help employees delivering meals to Gaza’s inhabitants, however didn’t sign any change in method to his administration’s backing of Israel in its struggle towards Hamas. 

The president, in his public assertion, pinned the blame squarely on Israel, demanding an investigation that “should convey accountability” and accusing the Jewish state of not having “accomplished sufficient to guard help employees” within the Palestinian territory. 

Biden demanded an investigation into the assault that ends in “accountability” for these accountable. MICHAEL REYNOLDS/EPA-EFE/Shutterstock

Privately, Politico reports, Biden is “enraged” over the airstrike and was “indignant” when he was notified that the Israel Protection Forces mistakenly focused members of superstar chef Jose Andres’ humanitarian group.  

Jon Favreau, a one time speechwriter for former President Barack Obama and the host of “Pod Save America,” slammed Biden over the report, arguing that personal expressions of rage are usually not sufficient within the aftermath of Monday’s tragedy. 

“The President doesn’t get credit score for being ‘privately enraged’ when he nonetheless refuses to make use of leverage to cease the IDF from killing and ravenous harmless folks,” Favreau wrote on X.

“These tales solely make him look weak,” he added. 

Democratic Michigan state Rep. Abraham Aiyash argued that “Deeds are extra necessary than dialogue” in a tweet aimed at Biden

“The President is prioritizing Netanyahu’s Israel over the preservation of harmless life and primary human decency – and dangers unraveling American democracy due to it,” he added. 

Favreau charged that experiences of Biden’s refusal to drag again help Jewish state regardless of being privately enraged make him “look weak.” Roger Askew/Shutterstock

In the meantime, some Republicans ripped the president for aiming his ire at Israel relatively than Hamas. 

“How about Biden being outraged over the American and Israeli hostages being brutalized by the Hamas savages and remembering that Hamas is the reason for all of this tragedy,” Rep. Derrick Van Orden (R-Wis.) fumed on X

“Biden has deserted Israel,” he added. 

Van Orden accused Biden of getting “deserted” Israel. Fb/ Derrick Van Orden

Rep. Mike Waltz (R-Fla.) famous that the Biden administration mistakenly focused help employee Zemari Ahmadi, killing him and members of his household in a drone strike because the US withdrew from Afghanistan in August 2021. 

“REMINDER: The Biden Administration carried out a drone strike on an help employee and his household through the disastrous Afghanistan withdrawal,” Waltz tweeted.

“There was no accountability for that motion.”

One American was among the many seven folks killed in Monday’s Israeli airstrike towards the help convoy. REUTERS

“Biden may need to maintain off on the righteous indignation and criticism,” he added. 

Not less than 196 humanitarian employees have been killed in Gaza because the outbreak of the struggle, in keeping with the United Nations.

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