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on February 27, 2023 in World News

School Board Member Calls Iwo Jima ‘Evil,’ Referencing WWII Battle

by Amy Furr A Virginia school board member recently claimed that Iwo Jima, when the United States military claimed victory over the Japanese enemy during World War II, was “evil.” Abrar Omeish was elected to the Fairfax County school board in 2019, and made her comments during a meeting on Thursday, the Washington Free Beacon reported. According to video footage shared by the Fairfax County Parents Association, Omeish said: There’s also a lot of history in February. A number of community members reach out to me, and just a few days ago was Japanese Remembrance, something for us to...

by Amy Furr A Virginia school board member recently claimed that Iwo Jima, when the United States military claimed victory over the Japanese enemy during World War II, was “evil.” Abrar Omeish was elected to the Fairfax County school...

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