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Passed Senate without amendment (11/20/2008)

(This measure has not been amended since it was introduced. The summary of that version is repeated here.)

Condemns the tragic and senseless death by stoning of Aisha Ibrahim Duhulow.

Urges the international community to join the Senate in speaking out against this brutal act.

Urges the Transitional Federal Government of Somalia to: (1) undertake efforts to protect women and children in Somalia; (2) work to strengthen the rule of law as part of efforts to establish its authority; (3) promote equal and fair treatment of women; and (4) end the culture of impunity in Somalia.