H.Res.687 - Calling for Syrian President Bashar al-Assad to be tried before the International Criminal Court for committing crimes against humanity.112th Congress (2011-2012)
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|Sponsor:||Rep. Israel, Steve [D-NY-2] (Introduced 06/15/2012)|
|Committees:||House - Foreign Affairs|
|Latest Action:||06/15/2012 Referred to the House Committee on Foreign Affairs. (All Actions)|
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Summary: H.Res.687 — 112th Congress (2011-2012)All Bill Information (Except Text)
Introduced in House (06/15/2012)
Condemns the violence and human rights violations carried out by Syrian government forces under the direction of President Bashar al-Assad.
Supports the people of Syria seeking peaceful democratic change.
Calls on the U.N. Security Council to refer the Syrian situation to the International Criminal Court (ICC).