H.Res.279 - Urging respect for freedom of expression and human rights in Turkey.114th Congress (2015-2016)
|Sponsor:||Rep. Grayson, Alan [D-FL-9] (Introduced 05/20/2015)|
|Committees:||House - Foreign Affairs|
|Latest Action:||House - 05/20/2015 Referred to the House Committee on Foreign Affairs. (All Actions)|
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Summary: H.Res.279 — 114th Congress (2015-2016)All Information (Except Text)
Introduced in House (05/20/2015)
Calls on Turkey to lift restrictions on freedom of expression, including expression online or in social media.
Urges Turkey to fully respect universal human rights consistent with its Organization for Security and Cooperation in Europe commitments.
Reaffirms the long-standing U.S. partnership and friendship with the people of Turkey.