Summary: H.Con.Res.171 — 102nd Congress (1991-1992)All Information (Except Text)

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Passed House amended (07/29/1991)

Expresses the sense of the Congress that: (1) President Bush, Administration officials, and the President's emissary should be commended for their diplomatic initiatives to secure the timely release of Ethiopian Jews; (2) the Government of Israel should be commended for carrying out Operation Solomon, for its efforts to reunite Jews with their families, and for welcoming this community with open arms; (3) individuals and private voluntary organizations should be applauded for their support of the Jewish community in Ethiopia; (4) the United States should make every effort to promote democracy in Ethiopia and increase support for famine relief; and (5) the right of all Ethiopians to emigrate should be respected, including the right of Ethiopian Jews to emigrate to Israel.