White House National Security Council spokesperson John Kirby blasted leftists for claiming that Israel was committing a “genocide” against Palestinians inside Gaza, noting that Hamas was the genocidal entity, not Israel.
Kirby made the remarks during Monday’s White House press conference while talking about how the word “genocide” was “getting thrown around in a pretty inappropriate way by lots of different folks.”
“What Hamas wants, make no mistake about it, is genocide,” he said. “They want to wipe Israel off the map, they’ve said so, publicly, on more than one occasion, in fact just recently. And they’ve said that they’re not going to stop. What happened on the 7th of October is going to happen ‘again, and again, and again’. And what happened on the 7th of