H.Con.Res.260 - Condemning the kidnapping and hostage-taking of 3 United States citizens for over 4 years by the Revolutionary Armed Forces of Colombia (FARC), and demanding their immediate and unconditional release.110th Congress (2007-2008)
|Sponsor:||Rep. Diaz-Balart, Mario [R-FL-25] (Introduced 11/15/2007)|
|Committees:||House - Foreign Affairs|
|Latest Action:||11/15/2007 Referred to the House Committee on Foreign Affairs.|
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Summary: H.Con.Res.260 — 110th Congress (2007-2008)All Bill Information (Except Text)
Introduced in House (11/15/2007)
Condemns: (1) the kidnappings of Keith Stansell, Thomas Howes, and Marc Gonsalves by the Revolutionary Armed Forces of Colombia (FARC) and calls for their immediate release; (2) FARC for the murder of Tom Janis and for its use of kidnapping for ransom, extortion, and drug trafficking, and for supporting and spreading terror within Colombia.
Expresses sympathy to the hostages' relatives.
Reiterates that the U.S. government supports efforts to secure the hostages' safe return to the United States.