Tom Cot­ton claims Biden has placed ‘more pres­sure’ on Israel than Hamas

Sen. Tom Cot­ton (R‑AK) said Sun­day that “it seems” Pres­i­dent Joe Biden has put “more pres­sure” on the Israeli gov­ern­ment than he has on the Hamas ter­ror­ist group.
Cot­ton argued that Biden has pres­sured the Jew­ish state to take actions that are “clear­ly not in Israel’s inter­est.”
“But I have to say, it seems like Pres­i­dent Biden puts more pres­sure on Israel than he does on Hamas and its hosts in Qatar,” Cot­ton said on Fox News Sun­day. “Part of the rea­sons why we got to this point, where we had to have a four day pause, is the Biden admin­is­tra­tion has con­sis­tent­ly, behind the scenes, insist­ed that Israel’s gov­ern­ment take steps that are clear­ly not in Israel’s inter­ests. For instance, pro­vid­ing fuel into Gaza, not just water, or food, or med­i­cine, but fuel, which may as well be pro­vid­ing them with ammu­ni­tion.”

The Arkansas sen­a­tor added that it seems that Hamas has so much con­tempt for Biden that it feels it is more impor­tant to …