HIGH POINT, N.C. (WGHP) — Israel is increasing airstrikes on the Gaza Strip. 

It’s sealed off food, fuel and other supplies in retaliation for a bloody incursion by Hamas militants.

Representative Kathy Manning joined us on the FOX8 Morning News to discuss the situation. She represents North Carolina’s 6th District in the U.S. House of Representatives and was the first woman to serve as Board Chair of the Jewish Federations of North America from 2009 to 2012.

Watch her interview in the video player above.