Olmert Defends Attack on U.N. Gaza Compound

Israeli Prime Minister Ehud Olmert says the Israeli army shelled the U.N. complex in Gaza City today because, he told reporters, soldiers "were attacked from there and the response was harsh." The shelling set a U.N. warehouse full of food and supplies intended for Palestinians on fire. Olmert's office confirmed to ABC News that Olmert talked with U.N. Secretary-General Ban Ki-moon and told him, "This was a sad incident for which I am sorry but our troops were attacked from there and the...Full Story
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