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Rep. Ilhan Omar apologizes for comments deemed "anti-Semitic tropes"

Minnesota Democrat Ilhan Omar is apologizing for criticizing supporters of Israel after a blast from her own party leadership. She said in a statement: "Anti-Semitism is real and I am grateful for Jewish allies and colleagues who are educating me on the painful history of anti-Semitic tropes."

Tuesday, February 12, 2019
CBS News
Topics: 
Democrats
Israel
Author Info: Nancy Cordes
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Minnesota Democrat Ilhan Omar is apologizing for criticizing supporters of Israel after a blast from her own party leadership. She said in a statement: "Anti-Semitism is real and I am grateful for Jewish allies and colleagues who are educating me on the painful history of anti-Semitic tropes."
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