H.Res.1661 - Honoring the lives of the brave and selfless humanitarian aid workers, doctors, and nurses who died in the tragic attack of August 5, 2010, in northern Afghanistan.111th Congress (2009-2010)
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|Sponsor:||Rep. Pitts, Joseph R. [R-PA-16] (Introduced 09/28/2010)|
|Committees:||House - Foreign Affairs|
|Latest Action:||09/28/2010 Motion to reconsider laid on the table Agreed to without objection.|
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Summary: H.Res.1661 — 111th Congress (2009-2010)All Bill Information (Except Text)
Passed House without amendment (09/28/2010)
(This measure has not been amended since it was introduced. The summary of that version is repeated here.)
Honors the lives of the humanitarian aid workers, doctors, and nurses who died in the tragic attack of August 5, 2010, in northern Afghanistan. Extends condolences to the families of the victims. Condemns those who committed the brutal murders. Urges the Afghan authorities to bring the perpetrators to justice.
Encourages all parties to respect the neutral status of humanitarian aid workers.
Commends international humanitarian aid workers for their courageous efforts to save lives and alleviate suffering by providing important services to the Afghan people.