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Congressman Anthony Brown: Attacks on Civilian Populations are Unacceptable

“I am deeply concerned with the escalating conflict and loss of life in Jerusalem, in Israel and in the Palestinian territories.”

WASHINGTON, D.C. – Congressman Anthony G. Brown (MD-04), a member of the House Armed Services Committee, released the following statement on the escalating conflict between Israel and Palestinians:

“I am deeply concerned with the escalating conflict and loss of life in Jerusalem, in Israel and in the Palestinian territories. Hamas’ indiscriminate rocket fire directed toward civilian centers is terrorism, must be condemned and cannot be tolerated. Israel has a right to defend itself against such attacks. Attacks on civilian populations are unacceptable. We must continue to work toward lasting peace and security for all who live in the region.”

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