House Committee on Foreign Affairs

Wednesday, July 9, 2014 - 07:57
"One of the components of these engagement strategies is foreign military training. Since the 1990’s, a requirement to providing training is the
certification on human rights, better known as the Leahy laws."
Friday, June 20, 2014 - 07:41
Representative Rohrabacher: "The President has asked that Congress authorize over $50 billion for international affairs programs for the next fiscal year. Over $620 million of that is allotted for countries in the jurisdiction of this subcommittee."
Friday, June 20, 2014 - 07:39



The Honorable Anne W. Patterson
Assistant Secretary
Bureau of Near Eastern Affairs
U.S. Department of State


The Honorable Derek Chollet
Assistant Secretary of Defense for International Security Affairs
U.S. Department of Defense


Tuesday, June 17, 2014 - 07:28
Representative Ros-Lehtinen: "According to the most objective analysis, the human rights situation in Iran has not gotten better, and in many areas it has 
gotten worse. There have been over 670 executions under Rouhani, and over 900 political prisoners remain in jail."
Tuesday, June 10, 2014 - 06:58

The House Committee on Foreign Affairs will hold a hearing on the ongoing struggle against Boko Haram.

Monday, June 9, 2014 - 07:40
Representative Poe: "The mission of the State Department’s Counterterrorism Bureau is to develop coordinated strategies to defeat terrorists abroad and 
secure the cooperation of international partners."
Tuesday, May 6, 2014 - 10:41

To seek international sanctions against the Government of Venezuela with respect to foreign persons responsible for or complicit in ordering, controlling, or otherwise directing, the commission of serious human rights abuses against citizens of Venezuela, and for other purposes.

Monday, April 28, 2014 - 10:33

The Subcommittee on Africa, Global Health, Global Human Rights, and International Organizations will examine the situation in the Central African Republic.

Thursday, April 24, 2014 - 06:09

The House Foreign Affairs Subcommittee on the Middle East and North Africa will hold a hearing on the Administration's 2015 MENA budget request.

Wednesday, April 23, 2014 - 13:58

The House Foreign Affairs Subcommittee on the Western Hemisphere will hold a hearing on the fight against transnational drug smuggling.