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Posts Tagged ‘US Senator Dianne Feinstein’ (3 found)

Letter to US Secretary of State Clinton letter to Clinton about Rape as a Weapon of War and UN Commission of Inquiry in Burma

A bipartisan group of 13 women senators sent a letter to US Secretary of State, Hillary Clinton. The Senators expressed their concern about the recent reports of the use of rape as a weapon of war in the ongoing armed conflict between the Burma Army and ethnic armed groups, and urged Secretary Clinton to pursue the establishment of an international Commission of Inquiry into war crimes and crimes against humanity in Burma […]

August 10, 2011  •  By 13 Women Senators from the United States  •  Tags: , , , , , ,  •  Read more ➤

Senate Approves McConnell-Feinstein Resolution to Renew Import Sanctions against Burma’s Military Junta

The Senate today approved a measure co-sponsored by U.S. Senator Dianne Feinstein (D-Calif.), along with Senator Mitch McConnell (R-Ky.), to renew sanctions against the Burmese military junta. The resolution includes an import ban on all Burmese goods entering the U.S. and visa restrictions on officials from the military regime[…]

July 22, 2010  •  By US Senator Dianne Feinstein  •  Tags: , ,  •  Read more ➤

Senators Mark 20th Anniversary of Burmese Election, Condemn Continuing Repression

A bipartisan group of Senators — including Senate Republican Leader Mitch McConnell (R-KY), Senators Joe Lieberman (ID-CT), Dianne Feinstein (D-CA), Judd Gregg (R-NH), John McCain (R-AZ), and Sam Brownback (R-KS) — issued the following statement today, on the twentieth anniversary of the last general election in Burma […]

May 27, 2010  •  By US Senator Mitch McConnell, US Senator Joe Lieberman, US Senator Dianne Fienstein, US Senator Judd Gregg, US Senator John McCain, US Senator Sam Brownback  •  Tags: , , , , , , , , , , ,  •  Read more ➤