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Schulz rejects Israeli MPs' criticism

13.02.14 @ 17:32

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EU parliament head Schulz has defended his remarks on Palestine water shortages in the Knesset. He told Die Welt: "I was surprised and hurt by the harsh reaction ... The ones who disrupted my address belong to an extremist party who respond that way to any criticism that bothers them."

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