Ignoring History, Omar Goes All in to Defend Iran

  • 06/21/2019 12:00 AM
  • Source: AAN
  • by: AAN Staff
Ignoring History, Omar Goes All in to Defend Iran
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Minnesota Representative Ilhan Omar has a history of roundly criticizing American foreign policy, despite our military's reputation as the greatest force for good in the world.

Omar took to Twitter yesterday to parrot Iran's version of events leading up to and preceding the attack on a U.S. Navy RQ-4A Global Hawk drone. 

Instead of listening to U.S. Central Command, leaders in both parties, or foreign dignitaries in the region like Saudi Arabia's defense minister, Omar appears to believe what Iranian state television is reporting.

The Daily Wire reports:

Omar then falsely suggested that the U.S. was the "aggressor" in the situation with Iran, completely ignoring Iran's multiple attacks on oil tankers in the region in recent weeks and Iran's decision to shoot down a military drone this week.


Omar has a documented history of being sympathetic to Islamic terrorists. Here are just a few examples:

 Source: AAN
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