March 4, 2021

Ilhan Omar hits back after Republicans mock her for saying she was 'stricken by PTSD' over Iran conflict

After Republicans attacked her for saying she felt the effects of PTSD following military attacks between the US and Iran, Congresswoman Ilhan Omar has hit back, reminding critics that she is a survivor of war, having entered the US as a child refugee during a brutal civil war in Somalia.On Wednesday, she joined progressive Democrats to call for peace, saying that the escalating tensions and attacks between the US and Iran makes her feel “ill a little bit”.

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