During a trip to Israel Wednesday, President Joe Biden said an explosion at a Gaza hospital was actually by pro-Palestinian forces.

Sitting with Israeli Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu, Biden said, “Based on what I have seen, it appears explosion on hospital in Gaza was done by the other team, not you.”

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Netanyahu nodded approvingly.

Reading from a note card, Biden said he was “deeply saddened and outraged” by the incident.

Later, Biden seemed to crack a joke about the self-inflicted wound:

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ā€œIā€™m not suggesting that Hamas deliberately did it,” Biden said, “[They] gotta learn how to shoot straight.ā€