Summary: S.Con.Res.39 — 114th Congress (2015-2016)All Information (Except Text)

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Passed Senate without amendment (06/23/2016)

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

Recognizes the service and sacrifice of the 19 Air Force members who were killed in the June 25, 1996, terrorist bombing of the United States Sector Khobar Towers military housing complex on Dhahran Air Base, Saudi Arabia.

Extends sympathies to the families and friends of those killed.

Acknowledges the anguish and resilience of the attack's survivors.

Assures members of the Armed Forces and other U.S. agents serving in harm's way that their well-being will be given the highest priority.

Declares that perpetrators of terrorist acts against members of the Armed Forces and U.S. agents or citizens will be brought to justice.