Donald Trump thanks Jewish leader who blames the left for anti-Semitism ‘for his wonderful statements about me’ in wake of mass stabbing at Hanukkah party
Donald Trump thanked Dov Hikind, a Jewish leader, for his comments in the aftermath of a stabbing at a Hanukkah celebration in New York stateHikind, a former Democratic New York state assemblyman, reciprocated the president’s praise‘God should increase your strength to rise above all the obstacles placed before you!’ Hikind tweeted at TrumpOn Fox News Monday morning,
Hikind blamed hate speech from those on the left for the recent spike in anti-Semitism and anti-Semitic attacks Hikind specifically called out Nation of islam leader Louis Farrakhan and Reps. Alexandria Ocasio-Cortez, Rep. Rashida Tlaib and Rep. Ilhan Omar Trump decried Saturday night’s attack calling for people to ‘come together’ and ‘fight’ against anti-Semitism Five Jewish people were stabbed during a Hanukkah celebrating at a Rabbi’s house in a majority-Jewish county in upstate New YorkThe suspect is a 37-year-old black man who tried to enter a synagogue after he was run out of the house.
Donald Trump praised a Jewish leader and former New York state assemblyman Monday for his comments following the Hanukkah stabbing.
‘Thank you to highly respected Jewish leader Dov Hikind for his wonderful statements about me this morning on @foxandfriends,’ Trump tweeted Monday morning, but he was actually referencing Hikind’s interview with Pete Hegseth on Sunday.
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