WATCH: Trump Defends Israel After 'Nasty' Question

'Let me just tell you that Israel is a very, very important ally of the United States. And we are going to protect them 100%.'

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DONALD TRUMP: Let me just tell you that Israel is a very, very important ally of the United States. And we are going to protect them 100%. 100%. They've been our most reliable -- it's our true friend over there and we are going to protect Israel 100%... 

That was a tough question on Israel. That was nasty.