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Condemning Violence By The Government Of Syria Against The Syrian People

Sen. Harry Reid

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Mr. President, if we could return to Calendar No. 325, S. Res. 379, I ask unanimous consent the action just taken be vitiated.

Without objection, it is so ordered.

Sen. Harry Reid

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We are still on that matter; is that correct?

We are still on that matter.

The question is on agreeing to the resolution and its preamble.

The resolution (S. Res. 379) was agreed to.

The preamble was agreed to.

The resolution, with its preamble, reads as follows:

Whereas the Syrian Arab Republic is a party to the International Covenant on Civil and Political Rights (ICCPR), adopted at New York December 16, 1966, the United Nations Convention Against Torture and Other Cruel, Inhuman or Degrading Treatment or Punishment, done at New York December