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Elon Musk, recently made headlines with his visit to Israel, where he met with Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu. The visit was marked by a tour of Kfar Azza, a kibbutz that had been targeted by Palestinian gunmen in an attack on October 7.

Musk’s Support for Israel
During his visit, Musk expressed his support for Israel’s war against Hamas in the Gaza Strip. He described the scene at Kfar Azza as “jarring” and stated in a conversation with Netanyahu on X spaces that Israel has “no choice” but to eliminate Hamas.

Controversy Surrounding Musk
The visit comes at a time when Musk is facing accusations of antisemitism. He recently sparked outrage by endorsing an antisemitic social media post. The post promoted the conspiracy theory that white people in the west are being “replaced” through immigration from the global south, with the help of progressive Jews. Musk called this “the actual truth,” which has led to widespread criticism.

Insiders View
Musk’s visit to Israel have stirred up controversy, given his recent comments and the ongoing conflict in the region. His statements during the visit have further fueled the debate about his stance on these sensitive issues.