S.Res.328 - A resolution condemning the assassination on September 19, 2007, of Antoine Ghanem, a member of the Parliament of Lebanon who opposed Syrian interference in Lebanon.110th Congress (2007-2008)
|Sponsor:||Sen. Biden, Joseph R., Jr. [D-DE] (Introduced 09/24/2007)|
|Latest Action:||Senate - 09/24/2007 Submitted in the Senate, considered, and agreed to without amendment and with a preamble by Unanimous Consent. (consideration: CR S12010-12011; text as passed Senate: CR S12011; text of measure as introduced: CR S12005) (All Actions)|
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Summary: S.Res.328 — 110th Congress (2007-2008)All Information (Except Text)
Passed Senate without amendment (09/24/2007)
(This measure has not been amended since it was introduced. The summary of that version is repeated here.)
Expresses condolences to the families of Antoine Ghanem and other victims of the September 19, 2007, attack, as well as to all the people of Lebanon.
Condemns such attack and urges that its perpetrators, including any state sponsor or official, be held accountable for their crimes.
Underscores Senate support for the special international tribunal and urges the U.N. Security Council to extend its jurisdiction to include the Ghanem assassination.
Urges the President to increase coordination with key partners in Europe and the Middle East to support Lebanon's sovereignty and strengthen its governing institutions and security forces.
States that the people of Lebanon should be permitted to choose their next president, in a process scheduled to begin in September 2007, free from foreign interference and violence.