Ilhan Omar’s workplace accuses AIPAC of placing her ‘life in danger’ with assault advertisements
The workplace of “Squad” member Rep. Ilhan Omar, D-Minn., accused the American Israel Public Affairs Committee (AIPAC) of inserting the congresswoman’s “life in danger” with their newest advert marketing campaign.
Omar spokesperson Jeremy Slevin posted the accusation Wednesday on Twitter, claiming the pro-Israel political committee’s assault advertisements in opposition to Omar have been endangering her.
“The language AIPAC makes use of in paid advertisements to smear and vilify [Omar] is just about an identical to the language utilized in dying threats she will get,” Slevin claimed on Twitter.
ILHAN OMAR SAYS AMERICA, LIKE HAMAS AND THE TALIBAN, HAS COMMITTED ‘UNTHINKABLE ATROCITIES’
“Make no mistake: AIPAC is placing Rep. Omar’s life in danger with repeated Islamophobic assault advertisements,” he continued.
Slevin posted a screenshot of an AIPAC advert referencing Omar’s notorious June feedback the place she in contrast Israel and America to terrorist teams Hamas and the Taliban in addition to a screenshot of a unique tweet by Omar a few dying menace she acquired.
“We’ve seen unthinkable atrocities dedicated by the U.S., Hamas, Israel, Afghanistan, and the Taliban,” Omar wrote in June. “I requested [Secretary of State Antony Blinken] the place persons are purported to go for justice.”
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The Minnesota Democrat ultimately walked again her feedback, following outrage from each side of the aisle, however then later mentioned she did not remorse making the comparability.
An AIPAC spokesperson instructed Fox Information in an electronic mail assertion that the advert places a highlight on her statements evaluating America and Israel to terrorist organizations.
“The advert regarding Consultant Omar is totally honest and correct,” the spokesperson mentioned. “It’s not a private assault and highlights her outrageous assertion placing the US and Israel on the identical degree because the Taliban and Hamas.”
Houston Keene is a reporter for Fox Information Digital. You will discover him on Twitter at @HoustonKeene