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Biden backs Israeli-Palestinian cease-fire in Netanyahu call

CBS, 18 May 2021
In a call with Israeli Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu, President Biden expressed support for a cease-fire as fighting between Israel and Hamas enters its second week. CBS News congressional correspondent Kris Van Cleave, Politico White House correspondent and associate editor Anita Kumar, and Washington Examiner political and investigative reporter Sarah Westwood spoke to "Red and Blue" host Elaine Quijano about the White House response and the day's other political news.

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