MINNEAPOLIS (AP/WCCO) — Rep. Ilhan Omar has officially divorced from her husband in Minnesota, just a month after she filed a petition saying there was an “irretrievable breakdown” in their marriage.
Omar and Ahmed Hirsi had been married since January 2018 but were longtime partners. Omar says Hirsi is the father of her three children.READ MORE: 'Stop Being So Spoiled,' Trampled By Turtles Tells Those Who Oppose COVID Protocols
The marriage was dissolved Tuesday after paperwork was signed by court personnel. The divorce comes months after a Washington, D.C., woman accused the Democratic congresswoman of having an affair with her husband.READ MORE: Pilot Injured After Single-Engine Plane Flips Over While Landing At Flying Cloud Airport
When Omar was asked at the time whether she was separated from Hirsi or dating someone, she told WCCO-TV, “No, I am not.” She has since declined to discuss her personal life.
Attorneys for Omar and Hirsi did not immediately respond to requests for comment.MORE NEWS: As Vikings Prepare To Welcome Back Fans, U.S. Bank Stadium Unveils New Foods
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