Lib Dems condemn MP's Gaza comments
23 July 2014 Last updated at 11:49 BST
A Lib Dem MP has been accused of making "vile" comments on social media about the Israeli-Palestinian conflict.
David Ward told BBC Radio Leeds on Tuesday that during a prolonged ceasefire between the two sides "there will still be Palestinians who are being shot by the Israeli forces... there will still be child detention."
He added: "That to the Israelis is peace".
Mr Ward also tweeted on Tuesday: "The big question is - if I lived in #Gaza would I fire a rocket? - probably yes."
A Lib Dem spokesman said the party "utterly condemned" the MP's remarks, which could prompt disciplinary action.
First broadcast on BBC Radio 4's Today programme on Wednesday 23 July.