Sen. Marco Rubio broke with President Trump on Thursday, calling Israel’s decision to bar Reps. Rashida Tlaib and Ilhan Omar from entering the nation “a mistake.”
“I disagree 100% with Reps. Tlaib & Omar on #Israel & am the author of the #AntiBDS bill we passed in the Senate,” Rubio tweeted, referencing the boycott, divestment and sanctions (BDS) movement backed by Omar and Tlaib, among others.
“But denying them entry into #Israel is a mistake. Being blocked is what they really hoped for all along in order to bolster their attacks against the Jewish state,” he added.
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