S.Res.635 - A resolution calling for the immediate release of unjustly imprisoned Myanmar journalists Wa Lone and Kyaw Soe Oo, and expressing concern over the overall deterioration in freedom of the press in Myanmar.115th Congress (2017-2018)
|Sponsor:||Sen. Merkley, Jeff [D-OR] (Introduced 09/18/2018)|
|Committees:||Senate - Foreign Relations|
|Latest Action:||Senate - 09/18/2018 Referred to the Committee on Foreign Relations. (text of measure as introduced: CR S6233-6234) (All Actions)|
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Summary: S.Res.635 — 115th Congress (2017-2018)All Information (Except Text)
Introduced in Senate (09/18/2018)
Calls for the release of imprisoned journalists Wa Lone and Kyaw Soe Oo, and expresses concern about the crackdown by Burma (Myanmar) on journalists and freedom of the press.
Calls on the President and the Department of State to engage with the government of Burma regarding these issues.