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Congresswoman Ilhan Omar Explains What She and Rep. Tlaib Planned to Accomplish Before Israel Barred Them

"The occupation is real. Barring members of Congress from seeing it does not make it go away. We must end it—together."

 Rep. Rashida Tlaib and Rep. Ilhan Omar. (Photo By Tom Williams/CQ Roll Call)

Rep. Rashida Tlaib and Rep. Ilhan Omar. (Photo: Tom Williams/CQ Roll Call)

In an eloquent and detailed Twitter thread on Friday afternoon, Rep. Ilhan Omar explained what she and her congressional colleague Rep. Rashida Tlaib will no longer be able to do after the Israeli government barred the pair from leading a delegation trip to the country.

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