Bob Costantini: US sharpens criticism of Hamas, urges cease-fire
Secretary of State John Kerry is headed to Cairo today in an effort to build momentum toward a cease-fire between Israel and Hamas militants in the Gaza Strip.
He will urge the militant Palestinian group to accept a cease-fire agreement offered by Egypt. This follows the first major ground battle in two weeks of fighting, a battle that claimed 65 Palestinians and 13 Israelis.
Phil and Penny discussed the latest with NBC’s Bob Costantini: