Summary: S.Con.Res.39 — 106th Congress (1999-2000)All Information (Except Text)

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Passed Senate amended (06/23/1999)

Expresses the sense of the Congress that the United States should: (1) continue to work through the United Nations to assure that the Islamic Republic of Iran implements the recommendations of United Nations Commission on Human Rights Resolution 1999-13 (concerning continued discrimination against religious minorities in the Islamic Republic of Iran); (2) continue to condemn the recent arrest of members of Iran's Jewish minority and urge their immediate release; (3) urge all nations having relations with the Islamic Republic of Iran to condemn the treatment of religious minorities in Iran and call for the release of all prisoners held on the basis of their religious beliefs; and (4) maintain the current U.S. policy toward the Islamic Republic of Iran unless and until that country moderates its treatment of religious minorities.