Anti-Israel Adviser to Sanders Meets With Former Arafat Aide

Matt Duss, foreign policy adviser to presidential candidate Sen. Bernie Sanders, met recently with Palestinian spokesperson Hanan Ashrawi to discuss President Trump’s “destructive” Middle East policies.

Ashrawi, former deputy to late Palestine Liberation Organization leader Yasser Arafat, met with Duss, former Middle East director of the Center for American Progress, to discuss the Trump administration’s “hostile approach in the region and its destructive policies that undermine the prospects of peace and the Palestinian people’s inalienable rights to freedom.”

Breitbart reports that the meeting of the Israel-hating activists is “the latest sign that the Sanders campaign has taken an explicitly anti-Israel turn.