Biden, Harris, join the critics on Israel's decision to bar Omar and Tlaib

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Political leaders from both sides of the spectrum are continuing to react in favor for or against the decision.

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Published on August 15, 2019 -  00:36
Israel Bans Members Of DNC Squad From Jerusalem
Israel will bar a visit by two of its sharpest critics in the U.S. Congress, Democrats Rashida Tlaib and Ilhan Omar. The two planned to tour the occupied West Bank and East Jerusalem. The ban was announced Thursday by the countryโ€™s deputy foreign minister. โ€œThe decision has been made, the decision is not to allow them to enter,โ€ Israeli Deputy Foreign Minister Tzipi Hotovely told Israelโ€™s Reshet Bet Radio. U.S. President Donald Trump had earlier urged Israel not to allow the visit by Tlaib and Omar, two Muslim congresswomen. Omar and Tlaib are outspoken critics of Israel.They are in favor of boycotting, divesting, and sanctioning Israel.

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