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The BDS movement attempts to delegitimize the existence of Israel and progressive ‘Squad’ member Rep. Rashida Tlaib includes, says Dr. Qanta Ahmed, a member of the Council on Foreign Relations.
Israeli officials said the country’s lawmakers on Wednesday that U.S. Reps. Ilhan Omar, D-Minn., and Rashida Tlaib, D-Mich., can be excluded from entering into Israel for a planned visit this weekend, according to reports.
The first two women in Congress were supporting the Boycott, Divestment and sanctions movement (BDS), a pro-Palestinian aid organization, but Israeli law says those who support a boycott of the country can be denied access.
The exception permits can be issued for diplomatic figures, however, Haaretz reported.
HOUSE OVERWHELMINGLY OKS RESOLUTION OPPOSING BOYCOTT OF ISRAEL IN A RARE BIPARTISAN VOTE
Israeli Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu is facing pressure from Democratic leaders and some of the American Israel advocacy groups, who gave the advice against the blocking of women in Congress, reported The Washington Post. He has not yet decided, according to Haaretz.
In July, Israel’s Ambassador to the USA said the country would bar U.S. lawmakers from “respect” for the Convention and Israel is a long-standing “Alliance” with the United States
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President Trump was allegedly frustrated last week when Israel announced, the women in Congress were, would be allowed in the country, The Post reported.
The Israeli officials said an announcement about the lawmakers made Thursday would be.