in the vicinityVideoRep. Ilhan Omar denied entry responds to Israel
Progressive ‘Squad’ member calls for Israel’s decision to refuse access to representatives of the US government is an affront.
House Speaker Nancy Pelosi, D-Calif., said that a President Trump and the Israeli government debased their offices, if they are pushed back to the plans of two freshman women in the Congress was to visit critical of Israel, the Mideast ally.
“Israel is to a refusal of entry for women in Congress, Tlaib and Omar is a sign of weakness, and the dignity of the great state of Israel,” Pelosi said in a press release.
It was the reaction to the news that Israel heeded already a trump to deny the call and Ilhan Omar, D-Minn., and Rashida Tlaib, D-Mich., Entry based on your previous statements, which some critics have Semitic as anti-Israel and anti -.
“We will not allow those who deny to exist, our right in this world, in order to enter Israel. In principle, this is a very reasoned decision,” Israel’s Deputy foreign Minister said.
Israeli Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu made a mockery of similar to your planned visit as a kind of “strengthening the boycott against us and Israel to deny the legitimacy.”
ISRAEL BLOCKED OMAR, TLAIB FROM ENTERING THE COUNTRY IN THE MIDST OF PRESSURE FROM TRUMP
Prior to Israel’s decision, Trump tweeted that “it would show great weakness, if Israel is allowed to visit Rep. Omar and Rep. Tlaib.” “You hate Israel and all the Jewish people, and there is nothing that can be done or said to change your mind,” he added.
Pelosi’s colleague in the Senate Minority Leader Chuck Schumer, D-NY, argued that Israel’s decision was, in fact, a sign of weakness.
“Denying entry to members of the Congress of the United States, thickness is not a sign of weakness,” he said in a statement on Thursday.
“It will only hurt the US-Israeli relationship and support for Israel in America. No democratic society should be afraid of an open debate. Many strong supporters of Israel are deeply disappointed by this decision, the reverse of the Israeli government should.”
AIPAC BLAMES ISRAEL FOR THE DECISION TO BLOCK, OMAR, TLAIB VISIT
Pelosi is also the President of the comments, responded by claiming he’d acted in a way that was below the dignity of his high office.
“The president’s statements about the women in Congress were a sign of ignorance and lack of respect, and the dignity of the office of the President,” she added.
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Pelosi’s comments followed a pattern in which leading Democrats have expressed solidarity with the younger, more progressive legislators. Omar, Tlaib, and the rest of your “team”, which previously clashed with Pelosi, as she played down the height of the political power that she had, in her chamber.
But after another attack of Trump, Pelosi, other Democrats tried to rally behind the newcomers and pushed a house resolution, the termination of the President is criticized for “racist”.