Nov 18, 2012
By Bob Sheppard
U-S President Obama says “no country on earth would tolerate missiles raining down.”
At a news conference after Air Force One touched down in Thailand on Sunday, Obama told reporters Israel has a right to defend itself from missiles fired by militants in the Gaza Strip.
But Obama has been working the phones on his Asian trip, trying to diffuse the crisis or at least avoid a further escalation of the violence.