H.Res.213 - Condemning the April 2015 terrorist attack at the Garissa University College in Garissa, Kenya, and reaffirming the United States support for the people and Government of Kenya, and for other purposes.114th Congress (2015-2016)
|Sponsor:||Rep. Bass, Karen [D-CA-37] (Introduced 04/21/2015)|
|Committees:||House - Foreign Affairs|
|Latest Action:||House - 05/21/2015 Ordered to be Reported by Unanimous Consent. (All Actions)|
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Summary: H.Res.213 — 114th Congress (2015-2016)All Information (Except Text)
Introduced in House (04/21/2015)
Condemns the atrocities and terrorist attack that occurred at Garissa University College in Garissa, Kenya, on April 2, 2015. Recognizes the heroic and selfless acts by Kenyan citizens, first responders, and the Kenya Red Cross to rescue those caught in such attack.
Condemns al Shabaab's apparent effort to foment divisions among the Kenyan people along religious lines.
Reaffirms U.S. support for the efforts of the government and people of Kenya to combat terrorism, counter extremism, promote tolerance, and bring all the perpetrators of such attack to justice.
Commends the Kenyan government's continued participation in the African Union Mission in Somalia.
Urges Kenya to maintain its commitment to protecting Somali refugees who are fleeing from al Shabaab.
Recognizes Kenya as an important regional ally and partner of the United States.