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Rep. Omar says she wasn't equating US, Israel and terrorists

Washington Post
 4 days ago

Cover picture for the articleWASHINGTON — Rep. Ilhan Omar tried edging away Thursday from a bitter fight with Jewish Democratic lawmakers who’d accused her of likening the U.S. and Israel to Hamas and Afghanistan’s Taliban, saying her remarks were “in no way equating terrorist organizations with democratic countries.”. A three-sentence statement by the Minnesota...