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October 18, 2014 8:31 pm

U.S. State Dept. Denies Kerry Blamed Peace Talks Failure for Rise of IS

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U.S. State Department Deputy Spokesperson Marie Harf. Photo: Screenshot.

U.S. State Department Deputy Spokesperson Marie Harf. Photo: Screenshot.

Times of Israel – The US State Department denied claims Friday that US Secretary of State John Kerry made statements on Thursday suggesting the Israeli-Palestinian conflict was fueling the spread of Islamic terror in the Middle East.

Deputy Spokesperson Marie Harf told reporters that Kerry’s comments were distorted for political gains, pointing a finger at Economy Minister Naftali Bennett who had indicated Kerry was using an anti-Semitic canard.

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