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'Offensive': House lawmakers rebuke fellow Democrat Ilhan Omar for equating US, Israel with Hamas, Taliban

A group of House lawmakers is criticizing Rep. Ilhan Omar, D-Minn., for comparing the human rights records of the United States and Israel with Hamas and the Taliban — a rare public rebuke against a fellow Democrat.
1 month ago|Washington, United States

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Jewish Democrats Condemn Ilhan Omar for ‘Equating U.S. and Israel to Hamas’

Jewish Democratic lawmakers in the House are urging Ilhan Omar to clarify a comment that equated the U.S. and Israel to Hamas and the Taliban.

1 month ago|Los Angeles, United States
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Ilhan Omar: US congresswoman defends 'offensive' Israel remark

After a rare rebuke from colleagues, Democrat Ilhan Omar hits back at her critics' "tropes".

1 month ago|United Kingdom
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Ilhan Omar says Democrats ‘silencing’ her for tweet on Israel, Hamas and Taliban

Omar’s tweet stoked controversy for appearing to equate the actions of the US and Israel with those of Hamas and the Taliban

1 month ago|London, United Kingdom
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Ilhan Omar’s anti-Israel, anti-U.S. rhetoric opens rift in House Democratic Caucus

Jewish House Democrats have escalated a confrontation with Rep. Ilhan Omar over her recent statements equating the U.S. and Israel to Hamas and the Taliban.

1 month ago|Washington, United States
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'Offensive': House lawmakers rebuke fellow Democrat Ilhan Omar for equating US, Israel with Hamas, Taliban

Minnesota Democratic Rep. Ilhan Omar, one of the first two Muslim women in Congress, has been a controversial figure since being elected in 2018.

1 month ago|United States
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Rep. Ilhan Omar At Odds With Jewish House Democrats Over Tweets On Terrorism

WASHINGTON (AP/WCCO) — A group of Jewish House Democrats have accused Rep. Ilhan Omar of likening the U.S. and Israel to Hamas and the Taliban and giving “cover to terrorist groups,” marking the latest flareup within the party over the Middle East.Hours after the dozen lawmakers released a statement criticizing their Democratic colleague from Minnesota, Omar fired back Thursday on Twitter. She accused them of “islamophobic tropes” and “constant …

1 month ago|United States
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Jewish House Democrats condemn Omar for comparing US and Israel with Hamas and Taliban

A group of a dozen Jewish House Democratic members is calling on fellow Rep. Ilhan Omar to "clarify her words," after accusing her of equating the US and Israel with the Taliban and Hamas, the Palestinian militant group designated as a terrorist organization by the US.

1 month ago|Atlanta, United States
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Ilhan Omar claims Jewish Democrats ‘harassing her’ as public feud over Israel splits party

Members called recent controversial remarks ‘offensive’ and ‘misguided’

1 month ago|London, United Kingdom
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Ilhan Omar Again Sets Off a Fight Among Democrats

Ms. Omar appeared to equate American and Israeli “atrocities” with those of Hamas and the Taliban, prompting outrage from Jewish House Democrats.

1 month ago|New York, United States
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11 House Democrats object to Ilhan Omar's comments on Hamas and Israel

Omar has been criticized by members of her own caucus for saying the U.S. and Israel had committed "unthinkable atrocities."

1 month ago|New York, United States
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C 29%
R 28%
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