H.Res. 596 (106th): Affirmation of the United States Record on the Armenian Genocide Resolution
Sep 27, 2000
106th Congress, 1999–2000
Died in a previous Congress
This resolution was introduced on October 3, 2000, in a previous session of Congress, but was not enacted.
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Last Updated: Oct 4, 2000
Length: 14 pages
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Calling upon the President to ensure that the foreign policy of the United States reflects appropriate understanding and sensitivity concerning issues related to human rights, ethnic cleansing, and genocide documented in the United States record relating to the Armenian Genocide, and for other purposes.
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