Liberal Democrat MP David Ward has defended his comments on Twitter yesterday, when he said he would "probably" fire at rocket at Israel if he lived in Gaza, saying he is not condoning violence, ITV Political Correspondent Paul Brand reports.
.@davidwardmp says Palestinians only firing missiles because 'they're absolutely desperate' and 'politicians in West failing them'
.@davidwardmp says he condemned violence on both sides in parliament - including firing of missiles from Gaza. Now people picking on tweet
.@davidwardmp says he's not condoning firing rockets. He just 'understands why people are so desperate that they're doing it'.
More top news
The marketing boss of Protein World Richard Staveley said the matter had been reported to the police who are now investigating.
Nine drug convicts have met their families for what is expected to be the final time before they are executed by firing squad in Indonesia.
The Chancellor tells ITV's Economics Editor Richard Edgar that "with rising instability abroad now would be the wrong time" to vote Labour