13 mai 2021

AOC blasts Biden over support for Israel, says he's taking the 'side of occupation; 'It's wrong'


Rep. Alexandria Ocasio-Cortez slammed President Biden for making “blanket” statements that “dehumanize” Palestinians after he said Wednesday that Israel had the “right to defend itself” against Gaza’s rocket attacks.After speaking with Israeli Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu about the conflict between Israel and Hamas, Mr. Biden told reporters: “My expectation and hope is that this will be closing down sooner than later. But Israel has a right to defend itself when you have thousands of [...]