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Austin, TX – House Foreign Affairs Committee Chairman Michael McCaul (R-TX) and Ranking Member Gregory Meeks (D-NY) have released the following statement in response to the attack by Hamas on Israel today.

“As Chairman and Ranking Member of the House Foreign Affairs Committee, we strongly and unequivocally condemn Hamas’ heinous attack on Israel today. We support Israel’s right to self-defense and are ready to ensure that Israel has what it needs to defend itself. We stand with Israel as it mourns the dead, cares for the wounded, and defends its homeland, citizens, and visitors.”