Mitt Romney Blames Press for Tour Controversy

Romney says focus on gaffes are result of press "trying to find anything else" to write about.
1:38 | 07/31/12

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Romney's three country overseas tour was supposed to be a chance for the Republican contender to introduce himself to the world. And reach out to critical US allies instead his trip was marked by self inflicted wounds at every stop. Today in Poland reporters peppered Romney with questions and it quickly grew tense with one in this press -- -- -- respect. And another -- that questions or this is the site. Those people. -- -- -- On Monday in Israel Romney -- and Palestinian leader and he suggested that culture was a contributing factor to the economic inequality between them in the Israeli. Such as -- statements. Meant mean does not there are those who are trying to protect and save lives in this region. The Romney campaign said his comments were grossly mischaracterized. Last week in London Romney fired up the brits when he said they may not be prepared to host the Olympics there are few things that -- disconcerting. The notoriously vicious British press had a field day. And even prime minister David Cameron for your back. We are holding. Olympic Games in one of the busiest most active bustling cities anywhere in the world and of course it's easier if you hold an Olympic Games -- -- -- -- -- But in an interview with ABC's David New York Romney didn't back down -- the topic what actually believe. Before he left for home Ronnie told Fox News the media will always find a way to divert attention from what he says he's the real news. Karen Travers ABC news Washington.

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