British MP panned for saying Netanyahu in Paris made him sick

Lib Deb MP David Ward

Israel’s ambassador to London called Sunday for British Deputy Prime Minister Nick Clegg to discipline a member of parliament who declared it made him feel ill to see Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu attend the mass demonstration of unity against terrorism that was held in Paris at the beginning of the week.

MP David Ward, a member of Clegg’s Liberal Democrat party, posted a short message on his Twitter account as some 50 visiting heads of state and top diplomats led the march through the streets of the French capital on Sunday.

“#Netanyahu in Paris march – what!!!! Makes me feel sick,” Ward wrote at the time.

Israeli Ambassador Daniel Taub sent a letter to Clegg demanding that Ward be taken to task for his comment…

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