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Trump condemned after labelling Democrats ‘anti-Jewish’

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Published: 12 March 2019

Last updated: 4 March 2024

Senate minority leader Chuck Schumer says Trump’s claims, after his Charlottesville rally comments, have ‘redefined chutzpah’

'This isn't political. please stop': Lawmakers, Jewish groups scold trump for calling Dems 'anti-Jewish' (Haaretz)
US president was 'lucky he escaped being named' in resolution denouncing anti-Semitism and hate, Jewish congressman says

Schumer says Trump’s claims of ‘anti-Jewish’ Democrats have ‘redefined chutzpah’ (Times of Israel)
Senate minority leader fumes: When neo-Nazis marched in Charlottesville in front of a synagogue and said ‘burn it down,’ president said ‘both sides’ are to blame


US diplomats speak out against closure of Palestine mission (Al-Monitor)
Several former US diplomats have expressed anger and disappointment over the administration’s decision to merge the mission that handled diplomatic contacts with Palestinians with its new embassy in Jerusalem

Photo: President Donald Trump signs a Bible in Smiths Station, Alabama, March 8 (Carolyn Kaster/AP)

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