Radiohead upset a lot of people when the band decided to play a concert in Isreal. They were urged to called off the show as part of a cultural boycott to protest the Isreali government's treatment of Palestine.

Filmmaker Ken Loach went as far as writing an open letter to Radiohead, accusing them of ignoring human rights violations. But Thom York took to Twitter to share their thoughts on the matter. "Playing in a country isn't the same as endorsing its government," he says. "We've played in Israel for over 20 years through a succession of governments, some more liberal than others." Read the full statement below.