S.Res.247 - A resolution expressing solidarity with Israel in its fight against terrorism.107th Congress (2001-2002)
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|Sponsor:||Sen. Lieberman, Joseph I. [D-CT] (Introduced 04/22/2002)|
|Committees:||Senate - Foreign Relations|
|Latest Action:||04/22/2002 Referred to the Committee on Foreign Relations.|
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Summary: S.Res.247 — 107th Congress (2001-2002)All Bill Information (Except Text)
Declares that the Senate: (1) stands in solidarity with Israel as it takes necessary steps to provide security to its people by dismantling the terrorist infrastructure in the Palestinian areas; (2) remains committed to Israel's right to self-defense; and (3) will continue to assist Israel in strengthening its homeland defenses.
Introduced in Senate (04/22/2002)
Condemns Palestinian suicide bombings.
Demands that the Palestinian Authority fulfill its commitment to dismantle the terrorist infrastructure in the Palestinian areas.
Urges: (1) all Arab states, particularly Egypt and Saudi Arabia, to declare their unqualified opposition to all forms of terrorism, particularly suicide bombing, and to act in concert with the United States to stop the violence; and (2) all parties in the region to pursue vigorous efforts to establish comprehensive peace in the Middle East.