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Cruz Senate Bill On ‘Human Shields’ Draws Bipartisan Support

A Senate bill seeking to put an end to the barbaric use of human shields by terrorist groups and their enablers should pass soon, according to one of its sponsors, Fox News reports. The bipartisan legislation is sponsored by Texas Republican Sen. Ted Cruz and has nearly 50 co-sponsors, with 14 Democrats among them, including lead Democratic sponsor Joe Donnelly of Indiana. Late last month, the Senate Foreign Relations Committee moved the “Stop Using Human Shields Act” forward. Cruz, who has a growing reputation for working with both sides of the aisle, told Fox News, “In just the last few weeks we’ve seen new evidence that Hezbollah is using Lebanese civilian infrastructure as military…