Summary: H.Res.285 — 108th Congress (2003-2004)All Information (Except Text)

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Introduced in House (06/19/2003)

Condemns the recent terrorist attacks perpetrated by Hamas and other terrorist organizations that intentionally sought to thwart the efforts of the United States and the world community to move toward peace in the Middle East at the summit in Aqaba, Jordan.

Urges the European Union to classify Hamas as a terrorist organization, enabling it to take further action to prohibit any funding from Europe to Hamas.

Urges the Palestinian Authority to combat terrorism by establishing itself as the sole armed entity within the Palestinian territories as soon as possible.

Stands in solidarity with Israel as it takes necessary steps toward peace and toward providing security to its people.