A resolution expressing vigorous support and unwavering commitment to the welfare, security, and survival of the State of Israel as a Jewish and democratic state with secure borders, and recognizing and strongly supporting its right to act in...

November 15, 2012
November 15, 2012
Passed in Senate

This resolution states that Hamas must cease its rocket fire, urges the UN to condemn the spike in rocket fire, and encourages the president to continue diplomatic efforts to prevent Hamas from rebuilding capability to launch rockets against Israel. It also expresses the continued ‘unwavering’ support for Israel’s right to defend itself and urges the UN to condemn ‘the recent Gaza-linked terrorist missile attacks’ against Israel.

66 cosponsors (35D, 30R, 1I)

See also: similar measure H. Res. 813 of 11/16/12.

Last major action: 11/15/12 passed the Senate by unanimous consent.

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