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Congressman Chris Smith Bill On Genocide Advances From Committee

Apr 3rd, 2017 | By

By: Frank York The bipartisan Iraq and Syria Genocide Emergency Relief and Accountability Act (H.R. 390), authored by Rep. Chris Smith (NJ-04), unanimously passed in the House Foreign Affairs Committee. This legislation will help those who have suffered at the hands of ISIS—and hold perpetrators of genocide, crimes against humanity and war crimes to account.

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Congressman Smith Calls For Greater Action To Protect Christians Worldwide

Apr 9th, 2015 | By

In the wake of Pope Francis’ Easter Sunday address and prayers for peace and an end to the persecution of Christians, Congressman Chris Smith (R-NJ), Chairman of the House Subcommittee on Africa, Global Health, Global Human Rights and International Organizations, called on the Administration to do more to protect the world’s Christians, who have come under sustained attack by Muslim extremists.