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Dec 10, 2015 Press Release

WASHINGTON -- Rep. Dana Rohrabacher, chairman of the House Foreign Affairs Subcommittee on Europe, Eurasia, and Emerging Threats, said this week that the “good people of the world” must come urgently to the aid of Middle Eastern Christians and Yazidis who are targeted for genocide by the terrorist Islamic State.

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Dec 10, 2015 Press Release

WASHINGTON —Rep. Dana Rohrabacher, R-CA, Thursday introduced a resolution calling on the U.S. government to re-establish diplomatic relations with Belarus and exchange ambassadors. Both countries recalled their ambassadors in 2008 as the United States sanctioned Belarus-based companies in a dispute over human rights abuses in the former Soviet republic.

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Nov 18, 2015 Press Release

WASHINGTON -- Rep. Dana Rohrabacher, chairman of the House Foreign Affairs Subcommittee on Europe, Eurasia, and Emerging Threats, said in his blog Wednesday that it is misguided to place the removal of Syrian dictator Bashar al-Assad ahead of fighting ISIS.

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Nov 5, 2015 Press Release

WASHINGTON – Rep. Dana Rohrabacher, chairman of the House Foreign Affairs Subcommittee on Europe, Eurasia, and Emerging Threats, Thursday introduced legislation that designates Christians and Yazidis in the Middle East as targets of genocide. The bill provides for the expedited processing of immigrant and refugee status for such individuals.

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Nov 5, 2015 Press Release

WASHINGTON – Rep. Dana Rohrabacher, chairman of the House Foreign Affairs Subcommittee on Europe, Eurasia, and Emerging Threats, Thursday introduced legislation that designates Christians and Yazidis in the Middle East as targets of genocide. The bill provides for the expedited processing of immigrant and refugee status for such individuals.

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Oct 30, 2015 Press Release

WASHINGTON – Rep. Dana Rohrabacher, chairman of the House Foreign Affairs Subcommittee on Europe, Eurasia, and Emerging Threats, today released the following statement regarding Thursday’s deadly missile attack on an Iraq war refugee camp:

Sep 18, 2015 Press Release

WASHINGTON -- Rep. Dana Rohrabacher applauded his House colleagues on Thursday for passing legislation designed to discourage frivolous lawsuits. The bill, sponsored by Rep. Lamar Smith, R-TX, and Rep. Bob Goodlatte, R-VA, requires judges to award compensation to victims of frivolous or false litigation.

Sep 16, 2015 Press Release

WASHINGTON – Rep. Dana Rohrabacher, a Republican, joined his Democratic colleague, Rep. Sam Farr, in asking the House Appropriations Committee to include their amendment requiring the federal government to respect state medical marijuana laws in any spending bill considered for Fiscal Year 2016.

Aug 27, 2015 Press Release

WASHINGTON – Rep. Dana Rohrabacher on Tuesday introduced legislation to honor servicemen who died en route to or leaving Vietnam war zones by etching their names on the Vietnam Memorial wall in Washington. The names would include specifically the 84 servicemen whose Vietnam-bound aircraft crashed 50 years ago shortly after taking off from what was then El Toro Marine Air Station.

Aug 26, 2015 Press Release

WASHINGTON – Rep. Dana Rohrabacher, co-chairman of the House Foreign Affairs Subcommittee on Europe, Eurasia, and Emerging threats, in a letter Wednesday urged Secretary of State John Kerry to restore diplomatic relations with the Republic of Belarus and exchange ambassadors again.

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