AP bureau chief: Israeli media criticism of foreign press verges on ‘incitement’

Israel’s increasingly hostile condemnations of the foreign press are beginning to verge on incitement, Associated Press bureau chief Josef Federman claimed during a talk with American-Jewish leaders in Jerusalem.

Such complaints “have begun to border on incitement against the foreign media,” Federman said last week, referencing criticism of coverage of recent terrorist attacks around the country, including the Government Press Office’s threat to revoke CBS’s press credentials over a controversial headline.

Source: http://www.jpost.com/Israel-News/AP-bureau-chief-Israeli-media-criticism-of-foreign-press-verges-on-incitement-445659

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