Obama: US gun murder rate 33% more than Israel’s

US President Barack Obama compared US gun violence rates to that of Israel’s on Twitter on Sunday.

"Here are the stats: Per population, we kill each other with guns at a rate 297x more than Japan, 49x more than France, 33x more than Israel," Obama wrote in his tweet on Sunday.

Moments later he wrote in a separate tweet that "expressions of sympathy are not enough."

Source: http://www.jpost.com/Israel-News/Politics-And-Diplomacy/Obama-US-gun-murder-rates-33-percent-more-than-Israel-406655

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