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Politics week in review: Israel's travel ban on "Squad" members; Trump wants to buy Greenland

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President Trump's battle against members of the so-called "Squad" of Democrats reached the international stage this week. On Thursday, Israel barred Reps. Rashida Tlaib and Ilhan Omar from visiting the country after a tweet from Mr. Trump. Meanwhile, a White House economic adviser confirmed rumors that Mr. Trump is eyeing the island of Greenland for his next real estate venture. The Wall Street Journal congressional reporter Natalie Andrews joins CBSN with a look at the top headlines this week.

Rep. Rashida Tlaib says she won't visit Israel after all

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U.S. Congresswoman Rashida Tlaib has canceled plans to travel to Israel and the West Bank. Israel initially banned her before saying it would allow the trip on humanitarian grounds. CBS News' Nikole Killion joins CBSN from the White House with the latest on the dispute.

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Israel denying entry to members of Congress would be "damaging," former U.S. ambassador says

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Israel's Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu moved to keep two Democratic members of Congress out of the country after pressure from President Trump. A humanitarian pass was eventually granted to Michigan Rep. Rashida Tlaib, who has relatives in the West Bank, but she says she will not go. Former U.S. Ambassador Dan Shapiro spoke about Israel's actions with Margaret Brennan, CBS News' senior foreign affairs correspondent and moderator of "Face the Nation."

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Rep. Rashida Tlaib cancels trip to West Bank after Israel reverses ban

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Congresswoman Rashida Tlaib says she will not go to Israel even though the country reversed its decision to bar her from entering. Dan Raviv, senior Washington correspondent at i24 News, joins CBSN to discuss.

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Will Congress pass background check legislation?

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Nancy Youssef, Dan Balz, Antjuan Seawright and Leslie Sanchez discuss gun reform, the 2020 race and the economy on Sunday's "Face the Nation."

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Face the Nation: Nancy Youssef, Dan Balz, Antjuan Seawright, Leslie Sanchez

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Missed the second half of the show? The latest on President Trump's desire to purchase the world's largest island and the status of the background check legislation through Congress.

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Face the Nation: Nancy Youssef, Dan Balz, Antjuan Seawright

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Missed the second half of the show? The latest on Trump's desire to purchase the world's largest island and the status of the background check legislation through Congress.

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Will Congress pass background check legislation?

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Nancy Youssef, Dan Balz, Antjuan Seawright and Leslie Sanchez discuss gun reform, the 2020 race and the economy.

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Tlaib, Omar share image by artist once celebrated in Iran's Holocaust cartoon contest

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Reps. Ilhan Omar, D-Minn., and Rashida Tlaib, D-Mich., continue to speak out against President Trump and Israeli Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu following the decision to bar them from visiting Israel last week, but recent social media posts from the freshman congresswomen included a political cartoon from an artist known for using anti-Semitic imagery.

"More than anything, I'm a granddaughter": Tlaib tells supporters

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Irael upended diplomatic norms earlier this week by barring her and fellow freshman Congresswoman Ilhan Omar from joining a trip attended by other lawmakers

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