H.Res.957 - Disapproving of President Obama and his administration's refusal to veto the anti-Israel resolution adopted by the United Nations Security Council on December 23, 2016.114th Congress (2015-2016)
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|Sponsor:||Rep. Ross, Dennis A. [R-FL-15] (Introduced 12/30/2016)|
|Committees:||House - Foreign Affairs|
|Latest Action:||12/30/2016 Referred to the House Committee on Foreign Affairs. (All Actions)|
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Summary: H.Res.957 — 114th Congress (2015-2016)All Bill Information (Except Text)
Introduced in House (12/30/2016)
Disapproves of: (1) United Nations Security Council Resolution 2334, adopted on December 23, 2016; and (2) President Obama and his administration's failure to veto such resolution. (The resolution reaffirms that settlements established by Israel in Palestinian territory occupied since 1967, including East Jerusalem, constitute a flagrant violation under international law and a major obstacle to a two-state solution and comprehensive peace.)
Calls for the U.S. government to oppose and veto Security Council resolutions that are one-sided and anti-Israel.
Affirms the commitment of the House of Representatives: (1) to Israel, and (2) to work with future Presidents to strengthen the U.S. alliance with Israel.