MSN - AP World http://syn2.thecanadianpress.com:8080/mrss/feed/fcf7391a2f354311807f0501c16bde6a MSN - AP World Copyright © 2010-2018 The Canadian Press. All rights reserved. http://www.rssboard.org/rss-specification Fri, 06 Aug 2021 00:44:00 +0000 Biden praises Rep. critical of US's Israel stance http://syn2.thecanadianpress.com:8080/mrss/feed/fcf7391a2f354311807f0501c16bde6a/722c6ce111ac4e779e3a21a7916693b6 President Joe Biden acknowledges the plight of Palestinians as he addressed Congresswoman Rashida Tlaib, a Palestinian-American Democrat, who has been critical of his administration's approach to violence between Israel and Hamas. (May 18) 722c6ce111ac4e779e3a21a7916693b6 Tue, 18 May 2021 19:11:24 +0000 SHOTLIST:RESTRICTION SUMMARY:US NETWORK POOLDetroit - 18 May 20211. Pan, U.S. President Joe Biden walks down steps of Air Force One and is greeted by Congresswoman Debbie Dingell and Congresswoman Rashida Tlaib2. Various, three speaking on tarmacUS NETWORK POOLDearborn, Michigan - 18 May 20213. Side view, Biden speaking4. SOUNDBITE (English) Joe Biden, U.S. President:"I want to say to you that I admire your intellect, I admire your passion and I admire your concern for so many other people. And it is from my heart, I'm praying that your grandmom and family are well. I promise you I'm going to do everything to see that they are (safe) in the West Bank. You are a fighter and God thank you for being a fighter."5. Pan from Biden to Tlaib as audience applaudsSTORYLINE:President Joe Biden’s efforts to spotlight his infrastructure plan are being overshadowed by the escalating violence between Israel and the Palestinians. Biden acknowledged the plight of Palestinians as he directly addressed a Michigan Congresswoman who has been critical of his administration's approach to violence between Israel and Hamas.During remarks, Biden acknowledged Rep. Rashida Tlaib, a Palestinian American Democrat from Detroit."I want to say to you that I admire your intellect, I admire your passion, and I admire your concern for so many other people," Biden said."I promise you I'm going to do everything to see that they are (safe) in the West Bank," Biden added.He had earlier been welcomed to Detroit by Tlaib and Democratic Congresswoman Debbie Dingell.  They spoke for several minutes on the tarmac at the Detroit Metropolitan Wayne County Airport.The conflict also sparked protests during the president's visit to a Ford electric vehicle center in Michigan on Tuesday as the White House faced growing pressure to intervene. ===========================================================Clients are reminded: (i) to check the terms of their licence agreements for use of content outside news programming and that further advice and assistance can be obtained from the AP Archive on: Tel +44 (0) 20 7482 7482 Email: info@aparchive.com(ii) they should check with the applicable collecting society in their Territory regarding the clearance of any sound recording or performance included within the AP Television News service (iii) they have editorial responsibility for the use of all and any content included within the AP Television News service and for libel, privacy, compliance and third party rights applicable to their Territory. President Joe Biden acknowledges the plight of Palestinians as he addressed Congresswoman Rashida Tlaib, a Palestinian-American Democrat, who has been critical of his administration's approach to violence between Israel and Hamas. (May 18) Biden praises Rep. critical of US's Israel stance