Andrew Cuomo, governor of New York, beat MEP Alexandria Ocasio-Cortez, DN.Y., on Wednesday for her controversial comments on the "concentration camp."
"The Holocaust, you speak of a tragedy of biblical proportions and one of the greatest scourges in history: six million Jews died during the Holocaust, there is no comparison to the Holocaust era," Cuomo said in his office on Wednesday in Manhattan Solidarity Journey.
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Cuomo added, "To draw an equivalence, one says, one does not understand what is in the Holocaust happened. "Instagram followers reported last week that the US government" maintains concentration camps on our southern border. "
" That's what they are. They are concentration camps, "Ocasio-Cortez said during a live stream viewed by Fox News.
She has commented, but was thrown back by members of both parties.
On Tuesday, the Speaker of the House of Representatives spoke Nancy Pelosi, D-Calif., Refused to say whether she agrees with Ocasio-Cortez & # 39; s comparison.
The US Holocaust Memorial Museum stated in a statement that it "clearly rejects aspirations, analogies between the Holocaust and other events, be it historical or historical contemporary.
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The Democratic Governor said the situation on the US-Mexico border is "horrendous" and a violation of human rights.
Fox News # Joseph A. Wulfsohn and Nick Givas contributed to this report.