Here's what she had to say about Israel in 2012.
Taking control of the lower chamber of congress for the first time in eight years will enable Democrats thwart some of the president's agenda.
"I'm a father of two daughters and that means a lot for them to see someone that looks like her that is a refugee an immigrant in Minnesota that could be trusted with such a seat", said Abdi Bihi, an Omar supporter. Congressman Andre Carson, who is Muslim and African American, won re-election in his safely-Democratic district in the state of Indiana. Both Tlaib and Omar have extreme anti-Israel views. "And one of the first Muslim women elected to Congress", she declared to a cheering crowd in her victory speech.
The Turkish Embassy in Somalia also wrote a congratulatory message on its Twitter account hailing Omar's election to Congress. Tlaib was previously elected to the Michigan House of Representatives.
Ms Omar beat out five other Democratic contenders for Mr Ellison's seat.
US midterms saw a number of Muslim candidates elected to office, which included wins that broke several glass ceilings when it comes to firsts.
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Tlaib was one of 100 Muslim Americans who vied for congressional seats in Tuesday's mid-term polls.
Omar defeated Republican activist Jennifer Zielinski.
And she said she plans "to hold this administration accountable and be a true check and balance".
Only two other Muslims have been elected to Congress, and both are men now in office: Ellison and Indiana Democratic Rep. Andre Carson.
She shared: "We changed the course of history at a time we thought it was impossible".
His approach reflects a long-standing Republican-Democratic congressional consensus on Africa issues that has not been eroded by Mr Trump's indifference or occasional belligerence toward the continent.
Tlaib, a Palestinian-American, ran essentially unopposed in Michigan's 13th Congressional District, which includes Detroit. She has captured national attention because of her life story as a refugee who made her way into elected office.