Cuomo to State Dept. Spox: How Can You Condemn Israeli Attacks While Giving Them Weapons? On Sunday the White House condemned an Israeli attack on a UN Relief and Works Agency school in Gaza in relatively harsh language, leading New Day cohost Chris Cuomo to ask State Department spokesperson Jen Psaki on Monday morning if the U.S. could criticize Israelís military strikes while also providing them with weapons. -- "You say this is wrong, you can't do this kind of shelling or targeted attacks," Cuomo posed. "You are providing the weapons and artillery that allow these attacks to continue. Does that complicate a message of humanity coming from the United States?"