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US progressives seek to block arms sale to Israel

US progressives seek to block arms sale to Israel WASHINGTON: Progressive congresswoman Alexandria Ocasio-Cortez led efforts Wednesday to block US arms sales to Israel, a move that was unlikely to succeed but highlighted tensions among Democratic lawmakers grappling with the Israeli-Palestinian conflict. A clear majority of Republicans back Israel in its military confrontation with Gaza that authorities say has claimed …

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