STATEMENT: Rep. Ocasio-Cortez on Violence in Israel
WASHINGTON, D.C. – Today, Rep. Alexandria Ocasio-Cortez (NY-14) released a statement on the violence in Israel.
“Today is devastating for all those seeking a lasting peace and respect for human rights in Israel and Palestine.
“I condemn Hamas’ attack in the strongest possible terms. No child and family should ever endure this kind of violence and fear, and this violence will not solve the ongoing oppression and occupation in the region.
“An immediate ceasefire and de-escalation is urgently needed to save lives.”
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