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"That is the most important thing that's ever happened in their life", Trump said.

Trump's reference to Omar came during a wide-ranging speech in which he declared that the bond between the USA and Israel "has never been stronger" and argued that Democrats "aren't fighting for Israel in Congress". "Unlike his previous elections, there is a much deeper antagonism toward Netanyahu because of that close affiliation between him and Trump and the Republican Party".

"I'm crying from happiness", she told Reuters.

She is an outspoken critic of the USA policies toward Israel and has been in controversies several times since coming to Congress.

President Trump also pointed out republicans have not allowed anti-Semitism to take root in their party, compared to recent comments by some Democrats.

Many of men and several women wore red yarmulkes with "Trump" emblazoned in white that were distributed at the event.

Donald Trump isn't on the ballot for Israel's national election, yet he's a dominant factor for many American Jews as they assess the high stakes of Tuesday's balloting.

It also accuses Homeland Security and immigration officials of depriving migrants of their right to apply for asylum by making it hard or impossible for them to do so.

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The massacre, which Prime Minister Jacinda Ardern labelled terrorism, was New Zealand's worst peacetime mass killing. The day after the attacks, Tarrant dismissed an appointed lawyer, saying he wanted to represent himself.

He touted his decision to withdraw from the "disastrous" Iran nuclear deal, telling the crowd, "They wanted to kill Israel". The agreement was fiercely opposed by Israeli Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu, who has cheered as Trump re-imposed stringent new sanctions on the country that Israel regards as an existential threat.

Despite his criticism of Democrats, Trump has faced his own criticism from the Jewish community.

Trump's proclamation reversed decades of USA policy but was seen as a political ploy to help Netanyahu who is hoping to get reelected on April 9. He and his campaign have, on numerous occasions, promoted anti-Semitic memes, including an image of Hillary Clinton with a Jewish star and a pile of money.

The policy had been one idea to stem the flow of migrants into the country, but Seeborg said his order ending the policy will take effect at 5 p.m. on April 12. "But that's OK. You want to control your own politician". The Trump administration has bumped up against legal restrictions and court rulings that have hamstrung many of its major efforts to remake border security.

Trump met privately with Adelson before speaking, according to an official. He and his wife, Miriam, received a standing ovation when they entered the ballroom where Trump was set to speak. "You have to follow the law, they were told".

Introducing Trump, former Sen. Yoffie also decried Netanyahu's "excessive enthusiasm" for Trump.

In 2016, Jewish voters went for Hillary Clinton over Trump by 71 percent to 24 percent, according to records from the Jewish Virtual Library, a project of the American-Israel Cooperative Enterprise. The ACLU and other groups that are suing say that law does not apply to asylum seekers who cross the border illegally or arrive at a border crossing without proper documents.