S.Con.Res.17 - A concurrent resolution calling on the North Atlantic Treaty Organization to assess the potential effectiveness of and requirements for a NATO-enforced no-fly zone in the Darfur region of Sudan.109th Congress (2005-2006)
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|Sponsor:||Sen. Biden, Joseph R., Jr. [D-DE] (Introduced 03/10/2005)|
|Committees:||Senate - Foreign Relations|
|Latest Action:||03/10/2005 Referred to the Committee on Foreign Relations. (text of measure as introduced: CR S2497) (All Actions)|
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Summary: S.Con.Res.17 — 109th Congress (2005-2006)All Bill Information (Except Text)
Introduced in Senate (03/10/2005)
Condemns the continued civilian attacks in Darfur, Sudan, and calls on the Government of Sudan to withdraw all military aircraft from the region and disarm the janjaweed militias.
Commends the Africa Union Mission in Sudan for its actions in monitoring the implementation of the N'Djamena cease-fire agreement in Darfur.
Urges the President to direct the U.S. Permanent Representative to the North Atlantic Treaty Organization (NATO) to propose that NATO assess the effectiveness of a NATO-enforced no-fly zone across Darfur.