A resolution urging the governments of Europe and the European Union to designate Hizballah as a terrorist organization and impose sanctions, and urging the President to provide information about Hizballah to the European allies of the United...

December 11, 2012
December 21, 2012
Passed in Senate

AIPAC listed this resolution as one of its legislative priorities. The group also supported a 9/14 letter signed by 76 senators, including Lieberman, to EU High Rep. for Foreign Affairs and Security Policy Catherine Ashton urging her to designate Hizballah a terrorist organization. J Street and the American Jewish Committee, which had long been involved in efforts to get the EU to blacklist Hizballah, also lobbied for the measure.

65 cosponsors (35R, 30D)

See also: similar measure H. Res. 834 of 12/17/12.

Last major action: 12/21/12 passed in Senate by voice vote.

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