Ilhan Omar claims ‘increase in threats’ on her life after Trump tweet | ITV News

One of the first ever Muslim members of the US Congress claims she has faced an “increase in direct death threats” following a tweet by President Donald Trump.

Ilhan Omar has said she is now the target of a hate campaign after Mr Trump retweeted a video that shows her talking to a US-Muslim group about the 9/11 terrorist attacks in 2001 in which she said “some people did something”.

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