State Department on Detained U.S. Student: We're Aware of Her Case, Decision Up to Israel

'Our embassy is providing consular access as we would to all American citizens,' State Department spokesperson says of 22-year-old Lara Alqasem who is detained in Israel over alleged BDS ties

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A U.S. State Department spokesperson commented Tuesday on the case of 22-year-old Palestinian-American student Lara Alqasem who has been held in Israel for over a week over her alleged activism on behalf of...