H.Res.294 - Expressing the sense of the House of Representatives with respect to the situation in Burundi.103rd Congress (1993-1994)
|Sponsor:||Rep. Johnston, Harry [D-FL-19] (Introduced 11/04/1993)|
|Committees:||House - Foreign Affairs|
|Latest Action:||House - 11/17/1993 Referred to the Subcommittee on Africa. (All Actions)|
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Summary: H.Res.294 — 103rd Congress (1993-1994)All Information (Except Text)
Introduced in House (11/04/1993)
Condemns the attempted coup d'etat in Burundi and the murder of President Ndadaye and his cabinet ministers.
Calls for the installation of the democratically elected government in Burundi.
Commends: (1) the people of Burundi for their commitment to democracy; and (2) the Clinton administration and the international community for the prompt condemnation of the October 21, 1993, attempted coup.
Urges: (1) the people of Burundi to help end the ethnic violence; (2) the military authorities to restore law and order and hand over power to the democratically elected civilian government; (3) the Organization of African Unity (OAU) to assist in restoring democracy and ending the ethnic stife in Burundi; and (4) the international community to assist the OAU in such efforts and to provide humanitarian assistance to the people of Burundi.
Encourages the people of Burundi to continue their commitment to ethnic reconciliation and democracy.