Summary: H.Res.560 — 111th Congress (2009-2010)All Information (Except Text)

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Passed House without amendment (06/19/2009)

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

Expresses support for all Iranian citizens who embrace the values of freedom, human rights, civil liberties, and rule of law.

Condemns the ongoing violence against demonstrators by the government of Iran and pro-government militias as well as the ongoing government suppression of independent electronic communication through interference with the Internet and cellphones.

Affirms the universality of individual rights and the importance of democratic and fair elections.