S.Res.618 - A resolution recognizing the tenth anniversary of the bombings of the United States embassies in Nairobi, Kenya and Dar es Salaam, Tanzania, and memorializing the citizens of the United States, Kenya, and Tanzania whose lives were claimed as a result of the al Qaeda led terrorist attacks.110th Congress (2007-2008)
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|Sponsor:||Sen. Lugar, Richard G. [R-IN] (Introduced 07/22/2008)|
|Committees:||Senate - Foreign Relations|
|Latest Action:||08/01/2008 Resolution agreed to in Senate without amendment and with a preamble by Unanimous Consent.|
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Summary: S.Res.618 — 110th Congress (2007-2008)All Bill Information (Except Text)
Passed Senate without amendment (08/01/2008)
(This measure has not been amended since it was introduced. The expanded summary of the Senate reported version is repeated here.)
Recognizes the historic significance of the 10th anniversary of the al Qaeda bombings of the U.S. embassies in Nairobi, Kenya, and Dar Es Salaam, Tanzania.
Mourns the loss of those killed and remembers their families and colleagues.
Expresses gratitude to the people of Kenya and Tanzania for their assistance following the attacks and reaffirms support for their striving for future democracy and prosperity.
Reaffirms the Senate's resolve to defeat al Qaeda and other terrorist organizations.