If re-elected to a new presidential term, Donald Trump has promised to ban immigrants who support the Palestinian movement Hamas from entering the United States, as well as deport those who publicly support Hamas. He stated this during a speech to supporters in Iowa. transmits Reuters.
“If you want to abolish Israel, you are disqualified. If you support Hamas or the ideology behind Hamas, you are disqualified. And if you are a communist, a Marxist or a fascist, you are disqualified,” he said.
In addition, Trump promised to ban entry into the United States to anyone who does not believe in Israel’s right to exist, as well as to cancel the visas of foreign students who are “anti-Semitic.”
On the morning of October 7, the Palestinian group Hamas began military operations against Israel. The Israel Defense Forces (IDF) responded by launching Operation Iron Swords, which regularly strikes hundreds of Hamas targets in the Gaza Strip. The Israeli government announced that the country had entered a state of war.
According to the latest data, the death toll during the Palestinian-Israeli conflict has exceeded 4,000 people, more than half of them are Palestinians. Earlier, an IDF spokesman said that Hamas was holding hostage are 199 people.