Rep. Ilhan Omar (D-MN) said that she doesn’t regrets her past recent comments equating the United States and Israel to terrorist organizations, claiming that her fellow Jewish Democratic colleagues who took issue with her remarks aren’t “partners in justice.”
A dozen Jewish House Democrats called out Rep. Ilhan Omar (D-MN) over her recent Twitter remarks where she equated the United States and Israel with terrorist groups such as Hamas and Taliban and urged her to “clarify her words.”
After calling more than a dozen other world leaders since taking office, President Biden and Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu of Israel finally spoke in an hour-long phone conversation on Wednesday, a call that happened a month into his presidency that is seen as a forecast of a new foreign policy shift towards U.S. strongest ally as his administration is working behind the scenes to bring back the Iran nuclear deal.
Morocco has agreed to establish full diplomatic relations with Israel, becoming the fourth Arab nation to move toward normalization with Israel in the last four months under President Trump’s “Abraham Accords” U.S. brokered peace deals.
First Lady Melania Trump alongside President Trump welcomed Israeli Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu and his wife Sara to the White House on Tuesday for the signing of a historic diplomatic peace deals between Israel, the United Arab Emirates, and Bahrain.
President Trump declared the “dawn of a new Middle East” as he presided over the signing of historic agreements formalizing diplomatic relations between Israel and two Gulf Arab nations.