If enacted, the legislation would impose fresh sanctions on Syria, and boost security cooperation with Israel and Jordan amid the announced gradual withdrawal of U.S. troops from Syria.
Three weeks ago, Alexandria Ocasio-Cortez stunned the Democratic Party, with her ousting of Joe Crowley, a multiple-term senior Democratic New York Congressman. A self-confessed socialist, she previously expressed strong opinions on the Israel-Palestine conflict – but when asked to clarify her position fell someway short of a coherent answer. Was this her “Aleppo” moment? Socialist… Read more »