Former New Jersey Governor Chris Christie pushed back over the weekend on claims from the United Nations that Israel was committing war crimes inside Gaza.
Christie, who is running for the Republican presidential nomination, made the remarks during a Sunday interview with Kristen Welker on NBC News’ “Meet the Press” while discussing his recent trip to Israel.
“The UN human rights chief has said that Israel is, quote, ‘committing war crimes in Gaza’,” Welker said. “Based on what you learned on your trip, do you believe that Israel is following international law?”
Christie responded, “Yes, I absolutely do think Israel is following international law, Kristen. And I will tell you, unlike a lot of other people who are expressing opinions about this, I was there and spoke to