POLITICS

McCain Mobbed By Rowdy Crowds In Israel

03/28/2008 05:12 am ET | Updated May 25, 2011

What was supposed to be a somber visit by Sen. John McCain to the Western Wall this morning was marred by an unruly mob of Israeli photographers, police and tourists who threw punches at each other as they engulfed the Republican presidential candidate.

McCain was not hurt, but appeared rattled by the spasm of violence as he began a second day of meeetings with high-level Iraeli officials as part of a congressional trip to the Middle East and Europe.

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