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Articles and editorials

China’s Military Escalation, S3400 [11JN]

Bills and resolutions

Asia Foundation Act: repeal (see H.R. 5947), H4693 [23MY]

Asian/Pacific American Heritage Month: observance (see S. Res. 530), S2925 [24MY] (see S. Res. 546), S3906 [13JN] (see H. Res. 911), H4729 [24MY]

Eurasia: combat religious freedom violations, especially use of torture, degrading treatment, or prolonged detention without charges, causing disappearance of persons by abduction or clandestine detention (see S. Res. 539), S3601 [11JN]

Foreign policy: develop a long-term strategic vision and a comprehensive, multifaceted, and principled U.S. policy for the Indo-Pacific region (see S. 2736), S2391 [24AP] (see H.R. 6888), H8884 [25SE]

Freedom To Choose Their Destiny for the Nations of Eastern Europe and Eurasia Week: designate (see H.J. Res. 139), H8170 [12SE]

Korea, Democratic People’s Republic of: include complete, verifiable, and irreversible human rights improvements in U.S. strategy for denuclearization of Korean Peninsula and a free and open Indo-Pacific region (see H. Res. 976), H5976 [28JN]

Korean Peninsula: resume family reunions between North and South Korea, allow Korean Americans to reunite with divided families in North Korea, and encourage peace (see H. Res. 930), H5021 [8JN]

Mongolia: promote trade with the U.S. by authorizing duty-free treatment for certain imports (see S. 3470), S6223 [18SE] (see H.R. 6636), H7724 [26JY]

Southeast Asia: require a strategy for engagement with Southeast Asia and the Association of Southeast Asian Nations (ASEAN) (see H.R. 6828), H8725 [13SE]

Taiwan Defense Assessment Commission: establish (see H.R. 5680), H3781 [7MY]

Proclamations

Sri Lanka Independence Anniversary: Representative Frelinghuysen, E143 [6FE]

Remarks in House

Asian/Pacific American Heritage Month: observance, H4690–H4692 [23MY]

Asia-Pacific region: U.S. policy, H1202 [15FE]

China: disapprove Chinese Civil Aviation Authority decision to expand civil air routes in the Taiwan Strait, E96 [25JA], E101 [29JA], E119 [30JA], E165 [8FE]

——— impact of increasing influence in global affairs, H541–H547 [18JA]

——— political and economic impact of One Belt One Road initiative to expand Chinese exports and trade access through infrastructure investment projects in Asia and Europe, E728 [24MY]

——— urge increased pressure on Democratic People’s Republic of Korea to end intercontinental ballistic missile development, H543 [18JA]

Freedom To Choose Their Destiny for the Nations of Eastern Europe and Eurasia Week: designate (H.J. Res. 139), E1229 [12SE]

Kazakhstan: anniversary of Astana, E739 [25MY]

Korea, Democratic People’s Republic of: condemn intercontinental ballistic missile development and support U.S. sanctions and international pressure to abandon missile programs, E62 [18JA]

Philippines: independence anniversary, H5077 [12JN]

Taiwan: encourage visits between the U.S. and Taiwan at all levels of government (H.R. 535), H57–H59, H60, H61 [9JA], E24 [10JA], E49 [16JA], E381 [29MR], E1393 [12OC]

Remarks in Senate

China: impact of increasing influence in global affairs, S2056–S2058 [11AP]

Dept. of Defense: prioritize military readiness in Indo-Pacific region and improve Taiwan’s defense capabilities, S2955 [4JN]

Foreign policy: develop a long-term strategic vision and a comprehensive, multifaceted, and principled U.S. policy for the Indo-Pacific region (S. 2736), S3399 [11JN]

Goldman Environmental Foundation: tribute to Goldman Environmental Prize recipients, S2640 [14MY]

Korea, Democratic People’s Republic of: condemn intercontinental ballistic missile development, implement sanctions to force weapon dismantlement, and plan for military contingencies to defend U.S. and regional security (S. Res. 361), S61 [8JA]

Korea, Republic of: U.S. military presence on Korean Peninsula, S3288 [7JN]

Taiwan: encourage visits between the U.S. and Taiwan at all levels of government (H.R. 535), S1290 [28FE]

——— encourage visits between the U.S. and Taiwan at all levels of government (S. 1051), S3401 [11JN]

Trans-Pacific Partnership Agreement: withdrawal, S6465 [3OC]

Reports filed

Asia Reassurance Initiative Act (ARIA): Committee on Foreign Relations (Senate) (S. 2736), S6495 [3OC]

Taiwan Travel Act: Committee on Foreign Relations (Senate) (H.R. 535), S907 [13FE]

Texts of

H.R. 535, Taiwan Travel Act, H57 [9JA]

S. Res. 530, Asian/Pacific American Heritage Month, S2941 [24MY]

S. Res. 539, combat religious freedom violations in Eurasia, especially use of torture, degrading treatment, or prolonged detention without charges, causing disappearance of persons by abduction or clandestine detention, S3605 [11JN]

S. Res. 546, Asian/Pacific American Heritage Month, S3909 [13JN]