Pelosi 'confident' that Omar remarks were not based on anti-Semitic attitude

House Speaker Nancy Pelosi said Rep. Ilhan Omar's controversial comments weren't rooted in anti-Semitism, but questioned whether she had a "full appreciation on how they landed on other people."
1:41 | 03/07/19

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When I was. A couple weeks we can have a Barroso. In. At the Munich Conference and then you Brussels for the NATO meetings at every meeting at every level at the highest levels. Our delegation impressed upon. Our European allies the importance of fighting anti semitism. And other countries this as well before the line. Statement. Emerged this weekend. But when he did. It was important for me to speak to remember first before we would proceed she was in Africa. After I spoke to her members had different tax and won it takes them that individual's statement from thinking we should. Have a resolution authority resolution should be. And large the issue to anti semitism and Islam phobia etc. Anti white supremacist. And it should not mentioned her name and that's what we're working on something that is one resolution. Addressing these these forms of hatred not mentioned her name because it's not about her it's about. I think these forms that each understand. How advocates come in. With their enthusiasm. Then you cross that threshold and congress. Awards will be much more than when you're shouting Hedrick somebody. An outside. And I feel confident that her words were not based on an anti Semitic attitude. But that she didn't have a full appreciation. Of how they landed on other people where this these words have a history. Andy cultural impact that might an unknown to her.

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