A resolution condemning the ongoing sexual violence against women and children from Yezidi, Christian, Shabak, Turkmen, and other religious communities by ISIS militants and urging the prosecution of the perpetrators and those complicit in these...

November 9, 2015
December 16, 2015
Agreed to in Senate

This resolution called on the U.S. attorney general and the governments of Iraq and other countries in the Middle East to investigate and prosecute any U.S. citizen found to be complicit in crimes of sexual violence against women and children from any of the abovementioned groups.

6 cosponsors (5R, 1D).

See also: H. Res. 447 of 9/29/15.

Last major action: 12/16/15 agreed to in Senate by unanimous consent.

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