BREAKING: AOC and progressive Democrats issue resolution to block US arms sales to Israel

US Reps Alexandria Ocasio-Cortez, Rashida Tlaib and Marc Pocan have issued a resolution opposing the sale of $735m in US weapons to the Israeli government.

May 14, 2021: Rep. Alexandria Ocasio-Cortez gave a speech on the House floor in support of Palestinian rights.

The resolution has six co-sponsors and is supported by more than 70 civil rights organisations, the lawmakers announced on 19 May.

https://www.independent.co.uk/news/world/americas/us-politics/aoc-israel-arm-sales-biden-b1850323.html

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