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July 30, 2014

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July 30, 2014

Building Prosperity in Latin America: Investor Confidence in the Rule of Law

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July 30, 2014

ENGEL OPENING REMARKS AT FULL COMMITTEE MARKUP

WASHINGTON, DC由epresentative Eliot L. Engel, the leading Democrat on the House Committee on Foreign Affairs, today delivered the following remarks at a full Committee markup of the Emergency Iron Dome Replenishment Act (H.R. 5235), the Girls Count Act (H.R. 3398), the Naftali Fraenkel Rewards for Justice Act (H.R. 5041), a resolution expressing concern over reports of state-sanctioned organ harvesting in China (H.Res. 281), and a resolution underscoring the urgent needs of religious minorities in Iraq (H.Res. 663):

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July 30, 2014

ENGEL STATEMENT ON VISA RESTRICTIONS ON HUMAN RIGHTS ABUSERS IN VENEZUELA

WASHINGTON, DC由epresentative Eliot L. Engel, the leading Democrat on the House Committee on Foreign Affairs, today made the following statement regarding the announcement of new visa restrictions on those responsible for human rights abuses in Venezuela:

July 30, 2014

ENGEL EMERGENCY IRON DOME REPLENISHMENT ACT PASSES HOUSE COMMITTEE

WASHINGTON, DC由epresentative Eliot L. Engel, the leading Democrat on the House Committee on Foreign Affairs, welcomed approval by the full Committee of legislation he recently introduced to increase American support for Israel痴 life-saving Iron Dome antimissile system. The Emergency Iron Dome Replenishment Act (H.R. 5235) would authorize funding for Iron Dome procurement, production, and maintenance, upon request by the Government of Israel.

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July 29, 2014

ENGEL OPENING STATEMENT AT IRAN HEARING

WASHINGTON, DC由epresentative Eliot L. Engel, the leading Democrat on the House Committee on Foreign Affairs, today delivered the following remarks at a Committee hearing on nuclear negotiations with Iran:

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July 29, 2014

ENGEL STATEMENT ON NEW SANCTIONS AGAINST RUSSIA

WASHINGTON, DC由epresentative Eliot L. Engel, the leading Democrat on the House Committee on Foreign Affairs, today made the following statement regarding the announcement of toughened sanctions against Russia:

July 28, 2014

ENGEL APPLAUDS HOUSE PASSAGE OF LEGISLATION TO REFORM INTERNATIONAL BROADCASTING EFFORTS

WASHINGTON, DC由epresentative Eliot L. Engel, the leading Democrat on the House Committee on Foreign Affairs, today hailed House passage of legislation to reform American international broadcasting efforts. The United States International Communications Reform Act (H.R. 4490) would modernize the Broadcasting Board of Governors by establishing new management structures, enhancing coordination among various international broadcasting entities, and providing journalists the tools they need to produce high-quality, unbiased content in a rapidly changing media environment.

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July 28, 2014

ENGEL HAILS HOUSE PASSAGE OF SANCTIONS ON NORTH KOREA

WASHINGTON, DC由epresentative Eliot L. Engel, the leading Democrat on the House Committee on Foreign Affairs, today hailed passage in the U.S. House of Representatives of legislation that would level sanctions on the North Korean regime and its supporters.

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July 25, 2014

ENGEL REMARKS ON IRAQ RESOLUTION

WASHINGTON, DC由epresentative Eliot L. Engel, the leading Democrat on the House Committee on Foreign Affairs, today delivered the following remarks on the floor of the House of Representatives on H.Con.Res. 105, affirming that American troops should not be deployed in a sustained combat role in Iraq without specific Congressional authorization:

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July 24, 2014

ENGEL TO OBAMA: PUSH TO STOP SALE OF FRENCH WARSHIPS TO RUSSIA

WASHINGTON, DC由epresentative Eliot L. Engel, the leading Democrat on the House Committee on Foreign Affairs, today urged President Obama to lead an international effort to stop the planned sale of two French-built Mistral-class amphibious warships to Russia. In a letter to the President, Rep. Engel underscored the importance of keeping these advanced ships out of Russian hands at a time when Russia continues to arm and train the rebels responsible for shooting down Malaysia Airlines Flight 17, suggesting that NATO buy or lease the ships.

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July 23, 2014

ENGEL OPENING REMARKS AT IRAQ HEARING

WASHINGTON, DC由epresentative Eliot L. Engel, the leading Democrat on the House Committee on Foreign Affairs, today delivered the following statement at a Committee hearing addressing terrorist activity in Iraq:

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