[Congressional Record Index (2010)]
[From the U.S. Government Printing Office, www.gpo.gov]



FOREIGN POLICY

  Addresses
      Commencement of Kazakhstan's Organization for Security and Co-
        operation in Europe Chairmanship: Robert O. Blake, Dept. of 
        State, E117 [2FE]
      Condemn Human Rights Violations, Release Political Prisoners, 
        Support Democracy, Remove Terrorist Designation From 
        Opposition Group, and Impose Sanctions To Deter Nuclear 
        Program in Iran: Representative Filner, E2082 [8DE]
      Countering Iran's Nuclear & Terrorist Threats, The Opposition's 
        Role--What Are the U.S. Policy Options?: Frances Fragos 
        Townsend, E2243 [22DE]
      ------Michael Mukasey, E2242 [22DE]
      ------Thomas J. Ridge, E2242 [22DE]
      Freedom of the Media: Dunja Mijatovic, Organization for Security 
        and Co-operation in Europe, E1057-E1059 [9JN]
      Iran: Rudolf Giuliani, E1816 [29SE]
      Israeli/Palestinian Peace Initiatives: Senator Kaufman, S7745 
        [29SE]
      Israeli-Palestinian Peace Process: Liel Maghen, E1430 [27JY]
      Joint Meeting of Congress: Felipe Calderon Hinojosa, President 
        of Mexico, H3662-H3664 [20MY]
      Memorial Day and House Democracy Partnership: Representative 
        Dreier, E1149 [21JN]
      Obama Administration Nuclear Weapons Policy Evaluation: Senator 
        Kyl, S3980 [19MY]
      Path to Nuclear Security--Implementing the President's Prague 
        Agenda: Vice President Biden, S689-S691 [23FE]
      Quest for Modernity: Ma Ying-jeou, President of Taiwan, S2797 
        [29AP], E659 [26AP]
      Saville Inquiry Into ``Bloody Sunday'' Incident Resulting in the 
        Deaths of Civil Rights Protesters and Bystanders in Northern 
        Ireland: David Cameron, Prime Minister of Great Britian, S5433 
        [24JN]
      State of the Union: President Obama, S263-S268 [27JA], H415-H420 
        [27JA]
      Support a Transition to a Freely Elected and Open Iranian 
        Democracy: John R. Bolton, E1408 [22JY]
  Amendments
      Burma: condemn continued detention of Aung San Suu Kyi, broaden 
        political participation, assess U.S. policy relative to human 
        rights violations, and call for a fair election process (S. 
        Res. 480), S3426, S3432 [7MY]
      Cuba: recognize life of political prisoner Orlando Zapata 
        Tamayo, who died in custody, and call for continued focus on 
        promotion of human rights in Cuba (S. Con. Res. 54), S1755 
        [18MR]
      Dept. of Homeland Security: strengthen efforts to develop 
        nuclear forensics capabilities to permit attribution of the 
        source of nuclear material (H.R. 730), H226 [20JA]
      Dept. of State, foreign operations, and related programs: making 
        appropriations (H.R. 3081), S7705, S7706, S7709, S7753, S7756, 
        S7757 [29SE], H7372 [29SE]
      ------making appropriations (H.R. 3081), consideration of Senate 
        amendments (H. Res. 1682), H7368 [29SE]
      Foreign trade: clarify that fundamental exchange-rate 
        misalignment by any foreign nation is actionable under U.S. 
        countervailing and antidumping duty laws (H.R. 2378), 
        consideration (H. Res. 1674), H7227 [29SE]
      Guinea: condemn assault of women and killing of political 
        protesters, support inquiry into, and prosecution for, 
        violence, and consider punitive measures against officials 
        found to be complicit (S. Res. 345), S664, S674 [22FE]
      Hague Convention on International Recovery of Child Support and 
        Family Maintenance: ratification, S7719, S7758 [29SE]
      Human rights: prevent and mitigate acts of genocide and other 
        mass atrocities against civilians and support and encourage a 
        whole of government approach to prevent such acts (S. Con. 
        Res. 71), S11054 [22DE]
      Israel: support right of self-defense and condemn outside 
        efforts to break blockade of Gaza, Hamas' rejection of Middle 
        East peace processes, and Iran's support of Hamas (S. Res. 
        548), S5409, S5410, S5455 [24JN]
      U.S.-Russian Strategic Arms Reduction Treaty (START): renewal, 
        S10413 [16DE], S10459, S10520, S10521, S10522, S10644 [17DE], 
        S10685, S10695 [18DE], S10717, S10726, S10738, S10739, S10740, 
        S10741 [19DE], S10792, S10803, S10818, S10819, S10820, S10821 
        [20DE], S10894, S10899, S10904, S10906, S10909, S10915, S10932 
        [21DE], S10939, S10953, S10955, S11039 [22DE]
      Uganda: develop a strategy to support efforts to protect 
        civilians and eliminate threat posed by the Lord's Resistance 
        Army and authorize funds for relief, reconstruction, and 
        transitional justice (S. 1067), S1406, S1409, S1411 [10MR]
      Water for the Poor Act: enhance implementation (S. 624), S7218 
        [20SE]
  Appointments
      Committee to escort Mexican President, Felipe Calderon Hinojosa, 
        into the House Chamber, H3662 [20MY]
      Senate National Security Working Group, S6974 [5AU]
      U.S.-China Economic and Security Review Commission, S8655 [8DE]
  Articles and editorials
      Activists--Cuba Dissident Dies After Hunger Strike, H794 [24FE]
      Al-Bashir Executes Martial Law To Silence El Fasher Unity--U.S. 
        and U.N. Unspoken, E808 [11MY]
      America's Secret Afghan Prisons, H1279-H1281 [10MR]
      Beating on My Beat, S10339 [16DE]
      Big Guns--China Muscles Up Artillary Punch, S7736 [29SE]
      Blind Activist Calls for Help--A Chinese Lawyer Is Under 
        Constant Surveillance Following His Release From Prison, H6651 
        [14SE]
      Dangerous Silence, E539 [14AP]
      Dividends of U.S. Support for Israel, E633 [22AP]
      Do Targeted Killings Work?, H1279 [10MR]
      Don't Force New Start--The Treaty Should Not Be a Christmas 
        Present for Russia, S10371 [16DE]
      Expelled in Morocco--U.S. Ally Mistreats American Christians, 
        E1320 [14JY]
      Extraordinary Speech, E2211-E2213 [21DE]
      Fed vs. the G-20, E1889 [15NO]
      Fresh Thinking on Supporting Israel, E40 [19JA]
      Frost at the Core--Dmitry Medvedev and Vladimir Putin Are 
        Presiding Over a System That Can No Longer Change, S10337-
        S10339 [16DE]
      Gabon's President Meets Clinton, Calls Corruption Africa's 
        Cancer, E1000 [28MY]
      Global Chorus of Kvetchers, E1934, E1935 [16NO]
      Glory of Poland, H2548 [14AP]
      Hollow ``Reset'' With Russia, S4510 [27MY]
      Is Our Man in Morocco Up to the Job?, E1524 [30JY]
      Lavrov--Russia May Pull Out of Nuke Deal if U.S. Expands Missile 
        Defense, S10488 [17DE]
      Learning From Experience on Arms Control, S10874 [21DE]
      Moroccans Stage Rare Human Rights Protest, E1953 [17NO]
      Mutually Assured Survival in Cyber Space, H507 [3FE]
      New Start--Ratify, With Caveats, S10369 [16DE], S10875 [21DE]
      NSG Makes Little Headway at Meeting, S7257, S7258 [21SE]
      Obama Backs Down on Sudan, E651 [26AP]
      Obama Ignores Sudan's Genocide, E929 [25MY]
      Obama Is Wrong on Both Counts, H1276 [10MR]
      Obama Repeating 1975 Mistakes, H1491 [16MR]
      One Year Later, China's Crackdown After Uighur Riots Haunts a 
        Homeland, S5106 [17JN]
      Republican Case for Ratifying New START, S10852, S10871 [21DE]
      Russian Journalists, Fighting Graft, Pay in Blood, S10340 [16DE]
      Russia's Putin--Khodorkovsky `Should Sit in Jail', S10337 [16DE]
      Sacrificing an Island, E2074 [7DE]
      Salvadoran Leader Speaks of Criminal Gangs' Links to Drug 
        Cartels, H6998 [28SE]
      Senate Pushes Obama Administration To Sign Treaty Banning Land 
        Mines, E872 [18MY]
      Show Trial--Should Ties to Russia Be Linked to Its Record on 
        Rights?, S5181 [21JN]
      Stop Preaching or Get Out, E1524 [30JY]
      U.N. Says Congo Rebels Killed Scores in Village, S3533 [11MY]
      U.S. Indirectly Paying Afghan Warlords as Part of Security 
        Contract, H5398 [1JY]
      U.S. Lost in Afghan Vote, H4041 [27MY]
      U.S. Officials Say Karzai Aides Are Derailing Corruption Cases 
        Involving Elite, H5399 [1JY]
      Ukraine Channels Cry Foul as Frequencies Pulled, E1265 [1JY]
      Unocal and the Afghanistan Pipeline, H1277 [10MR]
      Wartime Losses Hit Hard in Tightknit Fall River, H8297 [14DE]
      What Now? Afghanistan Sitrep, H5391-H5393 [1JY]
      While You Are Distracted by the Summit, Obama Democrats Are 
        Targeting the CIA, H889 [25FE]
      Will Washington Treat Colombia's Santos as an Ally?, H4712 
        [23JN]
  Bills and resolutions
      Afghanistan: ensure funds provided for Armed Forces operations 
        are only used for safe and orderly withdrawal of U.S. military 
        forces and Dept. of Defense contractors (see H.R. 6045), H6570 
        [30JY]
      ------require a plan for the safe, orderly, and expeditious 
        redeployment of U.S. Armed Forces (see S. 3197), S2295 [14AP] 
        (see H.R. 5015), H2578 [14AP]
      ------undermine the Taliban and their allies through recognition 
        of ethnic diversity and support of a decentralized Federal 
        political system that shifts more power to regions and 
        localities (see H. Res. 1769), H8520 [15DE]
      Africa: advance mutual interests of the U.S. and Africa with 
        respect to the promotion of trade and investment and the 
        advancement of socioeconomic development and opportunity (see 
        H.R. 6535), H8598 [16DE]
      ------commend independence anniversary of several nations (see 
        H. Res. 1405), H4022 (see H. Res. 1405), H4084 [27MY]
      ------recognize the growing threat of al-Qaeda (terrorist 
        organization) and its affiliates (see H. Con. Res. 303), H5985 
        [22JY]
      Agriculture: offset contributions to fund providing technical 
        assistance and capacity building to Brazilian cotton sector 
        through reductions in certain direct payments to cotton 
        producers (see H.R. 5439), H4022 (see H.R. 5439), H4083 [27MY]
      AID: prohibit procurement of manufactured articles for disaster 
        relief assistance in a foreign country unless the articles are 
        manufactured in such foreign country, the U.S., or third 
        countries (see H.R. 6044), H6569 [30JY]
      al-Awlaki, Anwar: issue certificate of loss of nationality (see 
        H. Res. 1288), H2843 [22AP]
      Appropriations: making supplemental (see H.R. 5745), H5674 
        [15JY]
      Armed Forces: tribute to members and their families from Los 
        Angeles County, CA, for service in Iraq and Afghanistan (see 
        H. Res. 1535), H5818 [20JY]
      ------tribute to members for service in Iraq (see H. Con. Res. 
        310), H6405 (see H. Con. Res. 310), H6457 [29JY]
      ------tribute to members for service in Iraq and Afghanistan 
        (see H. Res. 1516), H5617 [14JY]
      Association of Southeast Asian Nations (ASEAN): welcome leaders 
        to the U.S. for summit, broaden U.S. engagement, and reinforce 
        democracy efforts in Burma (see S. Res. 640), S7421 [23SE]
      Atomic Energy Act: require congressional approval of agreements 
        for peaceful nuclear cooperation with foreign countries (see 
        S. 3507), S5112 [17JN]
      Bangladesh: support return to democracy (see H. Res. 1215), 
        H2318 [24MR]
      Belarus: urge conduct of a free and fair Presidential election 
        and express support for the Belarusian people's desire for 
        democratic government that respects human rights and the rule 
        of law (see H. Res. 1716), H7499 [16NO]
      Burma: call on military regime to recognize Rohingya people as 
        full and equal citizens and lift all restrictions on them, and 
        end religious and ethnic persecution throughout the country 
        (see H. Res. 1710), H7396 [29SE]
      ------condemn continued detention of Aung San Suu Kyi, broaden 
        political participation, assess U.S. policy relative to human 
        rights violations, and call for a fair election process (see 
        S. Res. 480), S2295 [14AP]
      ------welcome release of Aung San Suu Kyi and call for release 
        of all political prisoners and international sanctions against 
        ruling regime (see H. Res. 1768), H8520 [15DE]
      Burmese Freedom and Democracy Act: approve renewal of import 
        restrictions (see S.J. Res. 29), S3164 [5MY] (see H.J. Res. 
        83), H3310 [11MY]
      Calderon Hinojosa, Felipe: recognize service to Mexico and 
        welcome to the U.S. (see S. Res. 535), S3984 [19MY]
      Cambodia: prohibit reduction or forgiveness of debt to U.S. and 
        duty-free treatment of textile and apparel imports (see H.R. 
        5349), H3701 [20MY]
      Canada: urge end to commercial hunt for seals (see H. Res. 
        1314), H3078 [29AP]
      Children and youth: provide assistance to eradicate severe forms 
        of trafficking in children in eligible countries through 
        implementation of Child Protection Compacts (see S. 3184), 
        S2115 [25MR]
      China: express condolences to victims and support recovery 
        efforts following earthquake in the Qinghai province (see H. 
        Res. 1324), H3123 [4MY]
      ------prohibit purchases by the U.S. Government of Chinese goods 
        and services until China agrees to the Agreement on Government 
        Procurement (see S. 3505), S5112 [17JN]
      ------withdraw normal trade relations status and provide for a 
        balanced trade relationship with the U.S. (see H.R. 6071), 
        H6570 [30JY]
      Citizen Diplomacy Day: designate (see S. Res. 603), S6549 [30JY] 
        (see H. Res. 1402), H3870 [26MY]
      Civil liberties: reaffirm centrality of freedoms of expression 
        and press as cornerstones of U.S. foreign policy, encourage 
        international Internet freedom, and condemn cyber attacks and 
        censorship by China (see S. Res. 405), S440 [2FE]
      Classified information: provide penalties for disclosure of 
        classified information related to certain intelligence 
        activities (see S. 4004), S8397 [2DE] (see H.R. 6506), H8264 
        [8DE]
      Colombia: reaffirm longstanding friendship and alliance with the 
        U.S., recognize commitment to the democratic process, and 
        congratulate President-elect Juan Manuel Santos (see H. Res. 
        1465), H4677 [22JN]
      Congressional Commission on the European Union: establish (see 
        H. Con. Res. 322), H7394 [29SE]
      Constitutional amendments: prevent treaties, Executives orders, 
        or agreements with foreign countries from diminishing rights 
        or privileges guaranteed to U.S. citizens (see H.J. Res. 107), 
        H8990 [22DE]
      Crime: require reporting on certain information and 
        communications technologies of foreign countries and develop 
        action plans to improve capacity of certain countries to 
        combat cybercrime (see S. 3155), S1873 [23MR] (see H.R. 4962), 
        H2457 [25MR]
      Cuba: recognize life of political prisoner Orlando Zapata 
        Tamayo, who died in custody, and call for continued focus on 
        promotion of human rights in Cuba (see S. Con. Res. 54), S1359 
        [10MR] (see H. Con. Res. 251, 252), H1358 [11MR]
      ------remove obstacles to legal sales of U.S. agricultural 
        commodities and end travel restrictions (see S. 3112), S1516 
        [15MR] (see H.R. 4645), H753 [23FE]
      Dept. of Defense: provide for interrogation and detention of 
        enemy belligerents who commit hostile acts against the U.S. 
        and establish certain limitations on prosecution (see S. 
        3081), S1169 [4MR] (see H.R. 4892), H1744 [19MR]
      Dept. of Justice: prohibit funding for prosecution in Federal 
        courts of detainees from Guantanamo Bay, Cuba (see H.R. 4542), 
        H422 [27JA]
      Dept. of State: authorize certain authorities to improve 
        diplomacy and oversight and address certain Foreign Service 
        and consular services issues (see S. 2971), S358 [29JA]
      ------authorize grants for an international documentary exchange 
        program (see S. 3503), S5112 [17JN]
      ------designate Caucasus Emirate as a foreign terrorist 
        organization (see H. Res. 1315), H3078 [29AP]
      ------designate the Pakistani Taliban as a foreign terrorist 
        organization (see S. 3560), S5699 [30JN]
      ------investigate role of Insan Hak ve Hurriyetleri ve Insani 
        Yardim Vakfi (IHH) (organization) in supporting terrorist 
        organizations and foreign involvement in breaking Israel's 
        blockade of Gaza (see H. Res. 1532), H5676 [15JY]
      ------modernize authorities to oppose dissemination of violent 
        extremist ideologies over the Internet and other mediums of 
        information (see H.R. 5729), H5546 [13JY]
      ------provide for additional reporting and briefing on anti-
        Semitism around the world and enhance actions and funding to 
        monitor and combat anti-Semitism (see H.R. 6277), H7390 [29SE]
      ------submit to Congress an annual report on exports of weapons 
        and related services by Belarus and Belarusian enterprises 
        (see H.R. 4436), H138 [13JA]
      ------transmit to the House of Representatives classified 
        documents unlawfully disclosed and provided to WikiLeaks 
        (Internet site) and the news media (see H. Res. 1763), H8520 
        [15DE]
      Dept. of State, foreign operations, and related programs: making 
        appropriations (see S. 3676), S6520 [29JY]
      ------making appropriations (H.R. 3081), consideration of Senate 
        amendments (see H. Res. 1682), H7388 [29SE]
      Dept. of the Treasury: establish reporting requirement for any 
        stored value device carried out of, into, or through the U.S., 
        and establish registration requirements for stored value 
        device businesses (see H.R. 4966), H2457 [25MR]
      ------establish reporting requirement for any stored value 
        device carried out of, into, or through the U.S., and 
        establish registration requirements for stored value programs 
        (see H.R. 5127), H2842 [22AP]
      ------identify misaligned currency and require action to correct 
        the misalignment (see S. 3134), S1670 [17MR]
      Developing countries: increase U.S. financial and programmatic 
        contributions to promote economic opportunities for women (see 
        H.R. 5191), H3078 [29AP]
      ------promote sexual and reproductive health of individuals and 
        couples (see H.R. 5121), H2842 [22AP]
      Diseases: ensure U.S. global HIV/AIDS assistance prioritizes 
        saving lives by focusing on access to treatment (see S. 3627), 
        S6078 [21JY]
      Drugs: support counternarcotics and related efforts in the 
        Inter-American region (see S. 3172), S2115 [25MR]
      Egypt: support democracy, human rights, and civil liberties (see 
        S. Res. 586), S6025 [20JY]
      Emergency Trade Deficit Commission: establish (see S. 3893), 
        S7787 [29SE]
      Eritrea: recognize destructive role of the Government and 
        designate as a state sponsor of terrorism (see H. Res. 1708), 
        H7396 [29SE]
      Ethiopia: reaffirm U.S. objectives and encourage critical 
        democratic and humanitarian principles and practices (see S. 
        3757), S6884 [5AU]
      Europe: authorize assistance to promote counter-extremism 
        efforts in the Balkan region (see H.R. 4728), H1026 [2MR]
      ------recognize persons of African descent (see H. Res. 1592), 
        H6572 [30JY]
      European Union: recognize importance of transatlantic relations 
        and dialogue between Congress and the European Parliament (see 
        H. Res. 1417), H4215 [28MY]
      Foreign aid: ensure accountability for U.S. taxpayers' 
        humanitarian assistance for Palestinian refugees (see H.R. 
        5065), H2694 [20AP]
      ------prohibit application of restrictive eligibility 
        requirements to foreign nongovernmental organizations based on 
        provision of certain health services (see H.R. 4879), H1656 
        [18MR]
      ------prohibit U.S. assistance to nations that consistently 
        oppose U.S. initiatives before the U.N. (see H.R. 4636), H646 
        [22FE]
      ------prohibit U.S. assistance to nations that consistently 
        oppose U.S. initiatives before the U.N. (H.R. 4636), 
        consideration (see H. Res. 1510), H5546 [13JY]
      ------provide assistance for developing countries to promote 
        quality and universal basic education (see S. 3797), S7175 
        [16SE] (see H.R. 5117), H2842 [22AP]
      ------provide assistance for the prevention and treatment of 
        obstetric fistula (see H.R. 5441), H4022 (see H.R. 5441), 
        H4083 [27MY]
      Foreign countries: take action against certain judgment-evading 
        foreign states and state-owned corporations of such states 
        (see H.R. 5564), H4676 [22JN]
      Foreign trade: clarify that fundamental exchange-rate 
        misalignment by any foreign nation is actionable under U.S. 
        countervailing and antidumping duty laws (H.R. 2378), 
        consideration (see H. Res. 1674), H7388 [29SE]
      ------recognize importance of trade to the U.S. economy and the 
        importance of passing free trade agreements with Colombia, the 
        Republic of Korea, and Panama (see H. Res. 1562), H6163 [27JY]
      Georgia (country): reaffirm close and enduring relationship with 
        the U.S. (see H. Res. 1544), H5819 [20JY]
      Global Science Program for Security, Competitiveness, and 
        Diplomacy: establish (see H.R. 4801), H1322 [10MR]
      Greece: independence anniversary (see S. Res. 464), S1813 [22MR] 
        (see H. Res. 1107), H833 [24FE]
      Guinea: condemn violent suppression of legitimate political 
        dissent and human rights abuses (see H. Res. 1013), H140 
        [13JA]
      Haiti: authorize appropriations to promote long-term, 
        sustainable rebuilding and development (see S. 3317), S3164 
        [5MY] (see H.R. 6021), H6569 [30JY]
      ------encourage continuation and further expansion of sister-
        city relationships between U.S. and Haitian municipalities 
        (see H. Res. 1332), H3202 [5MY]
      ------establish program for sending qualified and available 
        construction workers and equipment to assist Haitians in 
        rebuilding due to earthquake (see H.R. 5171), H3014 [28AP]
      ------establish the Office of the Special Coordinator for 
        Assistance to Haiti and the Office of the Special Inspector 
        General for Assistance to Haiti (see H.R. 4952), H2457 [25MR]
      Helsinki Final Act: anniversary (see S.J. Res. 37), S6584 [2AU]
      Holbrooke, Richard C.: tribute (see H. Con. Res. 335; H. Res. 
        1770), H8598 [16DE]
      Honduras: support democracy and restoration of normal relations 
        with the U.S. (see H. Res. 1197), H1656 [18MR]
      Human rights: prevent and mitigate acts of genocide and other 
        mass atrocities against civilians and support and encourage a 
        whole of government approach to prevent such acts (see S. Con. 
        Res. 71), S6885 [5AU]
      Immigration: discontinue granting visas to nationals and deny 
        admission to officials from a country that denies or 
        unreasonably delays repatriation of aliens ordered to leave 
        the U.S. (see H.R. 6018), H6569 [30JY]
      ------increase U.S. competitiveness through enhancing access to 
        high-skilled foreign workers, retaining those educated in the 
        U.S., and streamlining employer certification processes (see 
        H.R. 5658), H5500 [1JY]
      ------prevent executives of companies that invest in Iran's 
        nuclear or petroleum industries to enter the U.S. (see S. 18), 
        S7786 [29SE]
      ------refuse or revoke visas to aliens if in U.S. security or 
        foreign policy interests, review all visa applications before 
        adjudication, and provide for immediate dissemination of visa 
        revocation information (see S. 2944), S122 [21JA] (see S. 
        3077), S1169 [4MR] (see H.R. 4758), H1167 [4MR]
      ------require Federal payment of costs incurred by State or 
        local governments in defending a State or local immigration 
        law that survives a constitutional challenge in Federal court 
        (see S. 3593), S5963 [15JY] (see H.R. 5774), H5711 [19JY]
      ------support credible and effective policies which welcome 
        lawful immigrants and nonimmigrants and also prevent the 
        unlawful entry or continued presence of unlawful foreign 
        persons (see H. Res. 1026), H326 [21JA]
      Indonesia: end human rights crisis in Papua and West Papua (see 
        H. Res. 1355), H3441 [12MY]
      Information technology: commend companies for advocating an 
        uncensored Internet, encourage participation in Global Network 
        Initiative, and make lawful Internet access a part of U.S. 
        foreign policy (see H. Res. 1512), H5546 [13JY]
      International Day for the Eradication of Poverty: support goals 
        and ideals (see H. Res. 1692), H7395 [29SE]
      International Emergency Economic Powers Act: establish certain 
        procedures with respect to blocking property of charities (see 
        H.R. 6532), H8597 [16DE]
      International relations: reject creation of an international 
        system of government bailouts for the financial sector or 
        climate regulation that would negatively impact the U.S. 
        economy and sovereignty (see S. Res. 461), S1750 [18MR]
      ------safeguard sovereignty and right of self-defense of the 
        U.S. and its allies and prohibit U.S. participation in the 
        International Criminal Court (see H.R. 5351), H3701 [20MY]
      Iran: call for release of detained U.S. hikers (see S. Res. 
        604), S6584 [2AU]
      ------call for release of Taqi Kalaji, condemn human rights 
        violations, and impose further sanctions against the 
        Government (see H. Res. 1118), H933 [25FE]
      ------commend democracy and human rights advocates, support 
        freedom of speech, and renew focus on human rights violations 
        as found in the International Covenant on Civil and Political 
        Rights (see S. Res. 415), S569 [11FE]
      ------condemn certain content in Iranian textbooks aimed at 
        indoctrinating and radicalizing students with anti-Israel, 
        anti-Semitic, and anti-Western sentiment and restricting 
        women's rights (see H. Res. 1497), H5303 [30JN]
      ------condemn execution of human rights activists (see H. Res. 
        1068), H555 [3FE]
      ------condemn human rights violations, release political 
        prisoners, support democracy, remove terrorist designation 
        from opposition group, and impose sanctions to deter nuclear 
        program (see H. Res. 1431), H4386 [10JN]
      ------condemn state-sponsored persecution of religious 
        minorities and continued violation of human rights (see S. 
        Res. 694), S8477 [3DE]
      ------enhance diplomatic efforts by imposing additional economic 
        sanctions (see S. 4008), S8477 [3DE] (see H.R. 6296), H7391 
        [29SE]
      ------establish a program to support a transition to a freely 
        elected, open democracy (see S. 3008), S569 [11FE]
      ------impose sanctions on those complicit in human rights abuses 
        committed against citizens or their families after the June 
        12, 2009, political processes (see S. 3022), S698 [23FE] (see 
        H.R. 4647, 4649), H753 [23FE]
      ------mark anniversary of Presidential election, support 
        citizens' pursuit of basic freedoms, and condemn ongoing human 
        rights abuses (see S. Res. 551), S4885 [14JN]
      ------mark anniversary of Presidential election, support 
        citizens' pursuit of basic freedoms, and condemn ongoing human 
        rights abuses and continued pursuit of nuclear weapons 
        capability (see H. Res. 1457), H4677 [22JN]
      ------prevent high-ranking Iranian Government officials or 
        Iranian Revolutionary Guard officers from being eligible for a 
        travel visa to the U.S. (see H. Con. Res. 256), H2215 [22MR]
      ------prevent import or export of materials, equipment, goods 
        and technology useful for any nuclear, biological, chemical, 
        missile, or conventional arms programs (see H.R. 4896), H1817 
        [20MR]
      Iran Sanctions Act: investigate possible violations within a 
        specified period (see H.R. 4807), H1323 [10MR]
      ------restrict oil and gas leasing of persons engaging in 
        sanctioned activities and require lessees disclose 
        participation in energy-related ventures, investments, or 
        partnerships (see S. 3810), S7267 [21SE] (see H.R. 6043), 
        H6569 [30JY]
      Iraq: commend civil-military partnership and leadership of 
        Raymond T. Odierno and Christopher R. Hill to refine and 
        sustain effective counterinsurgency and counterterrorism 
        strategy (see S. Res. 616), S6885 [5AU]
      ------condemn anti-Christian violence that has forced Iraqi 
        Christians to flee their homes and communities (see H. Res. 
        1762), H8353 [14DE]
      ------congratulate people on resolve to vote in parliamentary 
        elections (see H. Con. Res. 250), H1220 [9MR]
      ------encourage elected officials and political leaders to 
        redouble efforts to form a government that is just, 
        representative, and accountable to the people (see H. Res. 
        1695), H7395 [29SE]
      ------recognize positive effect of upcoming parliamentary 
        elections on political reconciliation and democratic 
        institutions (see S. Res. 437), S1169 [4MR]
      Israel: authorize assistance for the Iron Dome anti-missile 
        defense system (see S. 3451), S4529 [27MY] (see H.R. 5327), 
        H3540 [18MY]
      ------call for immediate and unconditional release of Gilad 
        Shalit held captive by Hamas (see S. Res. 571), S5489 [28JN] 
        (see H. Res. 1359), H3483 [13MY]
      ------express condolences to families of victims of forest fire 
        (see H. Res. 1751), H8089 [7DE]
      ------support relocation of U.S. Embassy to Jerusalem (see H. 
        Res. 1191), H1656 [18MR]
      ------support right of self-defense and condemn outside efforts 
        to break blockade of Gaza (see H. Res. 1440), H4424 [14JN]
      ------support right of self-defense and condemn outside efforts 
        to break blockade of Gaza, Hamas' rejection of Middle East 
        peace processes, and Iran's support of Hamas (see S. Res. 
        548), S4745 [9JN]
      ------support right of self-defense and peace processes, condemn 
        outside efforts to break blockade of Gaza and Iran's efforts 
        to support future flotillas, and consider additional terrorist 
        designations (see H. Res. 1599), H6572 [30JY]
      ------support right to defend itself against terrorists and the 
        Israeli construction of new security fences along the border 
        of Egypt (see H. Res. 1241), H2504 [13AP]
      Japan: commemorate anniversary of U.S.-Japan Treaty of Mutual 
        Cooperation and Security and express appreciation for 
        enhancing peace, prosperity, and security in the Asia-Pacific 
        region (see S. Res. 564), S5319 [23JN] (see H. Res. 1464), 
        H4677 [22JN]
      ------commend for extending official apology to former U.S. POW 
        from the Pacific War and moving forward in planning to invite 
        surviving members to Japan (see H. Res. 1567), H6283 [28JY]
      ------condemn abduction of U.S. children, return such children 
        to custodial parent or original jurisdiction for a custody 
        determination, and provide parents access to their children 
        (see H. Res. 1326), H3201 [5MY]
      ------support increased market access for exports of U.S. beef 
        and beef products (see S. Res. 452), S1458 [11MR]
      Korea, Democratic People's Republic of: condemn detainment of a 
        South Korean fishing ship and the continued provocation by the 
        North Korean military (see H. Res. 1608), H6627 [10AU]
      ------condemn unprovoked military attack against South Korea 
        (see H. Res. 1735), H7644 [29NO]
      ------condemn unprovoked military attack against South Korea and 
        reaffirm alliance with South Korea (see S. Res. 693), S8397 
        [2DE]
      ------continue restrictions against and prohibit diplomatic 
        recognition (see H.R. 5350), H3701 [20MY]
      ------develop a strategy for assisting stateless children (see 
        S. 3156), S1873 [23MR] (see H.R. 4986), H2458 [25MR]
      Korean War: anniversary and U.S.-Korea alliance reaffirmation 
        (see S.J. Res. 32), S4989 [16JN] (see H.J. Res. 86), H3823 
        [25MY]
      Kyrgyzstan: call for investigation and prevention of violence, 
        support humanitarian relief efforts, and strengthen democratic 
        institutions and respect for human rights (see S. Res. 566), 
        S5461 [25JN]
      ------democracy efforts (see H. Res. 1520), H5675 [15JY]
      Law enforcement: prohibit the extrajudicial killing of U.S. 
        citizens (see H.R. 6010), H6568 [30JY]
      Lithuania: anniversary (see S. Res. 442), S1169 [4MR]
      Macedonia: tribute to partnership with Vermont National Guard 
        (see S. Res. 673), S7789 [29SE]
      Malawi: address human rights violations and encourage release of 
        individuals detained solely on the basis of sexual orientation 
        (see H. Res. 1335), H3273 [6MY]
      Marshall Islands: provide supplemental ex gratia compensation 
        for impacts of the U.S. nuclear testing program (see S. 2941), 
        S51 [20JA]
      ------relief of the peoples of Bikini, Enewetak, Rongelap, and 
        Utrik and other citizens (see H.R. 6470), H7854 [1DE]
      ------relief of the peoples of Bikini, Enewetak, Rongelap, and 
        Utrik and other citizens (H.R. 6470), refer to the Court of 
        Federal Claims (see H. Res. 1744), H7855 [1DE]
      Mexico: assist in fighting drug cartels and curbing violence 
        against Mexican and U.S. citizens (see H. Res. 1032), H327 
        [21JA]
      ------celebrate anniversaries of independence and the beginning 
        of the Mexican Revolution, recognize contributions of Mexican 
        Americans, and support closer collaboration with the U.S. (see 
        H. Res. 1604), H6572 [30JY]
      Middle East: support a negotiated solution to the Israeli/
        Palestinian conflict and condemn unilateral measures to 
        declare or recognize a Palestinian state (see H. Res. 1765), 
        H8520 [15DE]
      ------support Israel's right of self-defense, condemn Iranian 
        support of terrorism and threats of annihilation of Israeli 
        people, and persuade Iran to stop pursuit of nuclear weapons 
        (see H. Res. 1553), H5985 [22JY]
      Mining and mineral resources: promote exploration for and 
        development of rare earth elements and reestablish competitive 
        supply chain for rare earth materials (see S. 4031), S10304 
        [15DE]
      Motion pictures: promote documentary films that convey a 
        diversity of views about life in the U.S. and bring insightful 
        foreign perspectives to U.S. audiences (see S. 3138), S1750 
        [18MR]
      NAFTA: withdrawal (see H.R. 4759), H1168 [4MR]
      National Criminal Justice Commission: establish (see H.R. 5143), 
        H2935 [27AP]
      National objectives: express that a Global Marshall Plan holds 
        the potential to demonstrate the commitment of the U.S. to 
        peace and prosperity through poverty reduction (see H. Res. 
        1016), H193 [19JA]
      National security: deploy National Guard to assist U.S.-Mexico 
        border control activities (see H.R. 5357), H3701 [20MY] (see 
        H.R. 6253), H7389 [29SE] (see H. Con. Res. 273), H3123 [4MY]
      ------improve border security (see H.R. 5173), H3014 [28AP]
      NATO: strengthen U.S. commitment to transatlantic security by 
        implementing principles outlined in Declaration on Alliance 
        Security (see H.R. 5338), H3540 [18MY]
      Natural resources: strengthen U.S. capacity to lead 
        international community in reversing renewable natural 
        resource degradation trends (see S. 3508), S5112 [17JN] (see 
        H.R. 4959), H2457 [25MR]
      Northern Ireland: commend political leadership for reaching 
        Hillsborough Agreement on devolution of policing and justice 
        (see H. Res. 1252), H2579 [14AP]
      Nuclear energy: improve and underscore importance of 
        international nuclear safety cooperation for operating power 
        reactors and support Convention on Nuclear Safety efforts (see 
        S. 3922), S7788 [29SE]
      OAS: support revitalization and reform (see S. 3087), S1261 
        [8MR]
      Obama, President: support agenda to strengthen U.S. trade 
        relations in Asia and with key partners like the Republic of 
        Korea, Panama, and Colombia (see H. Res. 1124), H971 [26FE]
      OPIC: reauthorize programs (see H.R. 5975), H6405 (see H.R. 
        5975), H6456 [29JY]
      ------terminate authorities (see H.R. 4980), H2458 [25MR] (see 
        H.R. 5782), H5817 [20JY]
      Pakistan: promote strengthening of the private sector (see S. 
        3665), S6519 [29JY]
      Palestinians: reaffirm opposition to declaration of a 
        Palestinian state and support resolution of Israeli/
        Palestinian conflict (see H. Res. 1731), H7614 [18NO] (see H. 
        Res. 1734), H7644 [29NO]
      Philippines: condemn violence against members of the media, 
        express condolences to families of victims of such violence, 
        and call for investigation of murders of media members (see H. 
        Res. 1548), H5920 [21JY]
      Poland: call for independent investigation into plane crash in 
        Russia that killed Poland's President Lech Kaczynski and other 
        individuals (see H. Res. 1489), H5303 [30JN]
      ------express sympathy to citizens and surviving families of 
        victims of airplane crash in Russia, solidarity with people 
        and Polish-American communities, and support for restoration 
        of leadership (see S. Res. 479), S2295 [14AP] (see H. Res. 
        1243), H2504 [13AP] (see H. Res. 1246), H2578 [14AP]
      ------recognize victims of airplane crash in Russia en route to 
        memorialize victims of Soviet police, express sympathy to 
        surviving families of both tragedies, and support restoration 
        of leadership (see S. Res. 476), S2208 [12AP]
      Portugal: express condolences and support for people affected by 
        natural disasters on Madeira Island and commend rescue efforts 
        of those who responded to such disasters (see S. Res. 436), 
        S1169 [4MR] (see H. Res. 1130), H1027 [2MR]
      Romania: celebrate anniversary of relations with the U.S., 
        commend Romanian people on achievements, and reaffirm bonds of 
        trust and values with the U.S. (see S. Con. Res. 67), S5699 
        [30JN] (see H. Con. Res. 291), H4974 (see H. Con. Res. 291), 
        H5203 [29JN]
      Rome Statute on the International Criminal Court: express the 
        undermining of U.S. sovereignty, declare that the U.S. should 
        not ratify, and discourage U.S. representation at review 
        conference in Uganda (see S. Con. Res. 59), S2518 [21AP] (see 
        H. Con. Res. 265), H2799 [21AP]
      Russia: express solidarity with human rights defenders (see H. 
        Res. 1539), H5818 [20JY]
      Rwanda: urge release from prison of human rights lawyer, Peter 
        Erlinder (see H. Res. 1426), H4246 [8JN]
      Saudi Arabia: disapprove issuance of a letter of offer relative 
        to a certain proposed sale of defense articles and services to 
        Saudi Arabia (see H.J. Res. 99), H7614 [18NO] (see H.J. Res. 
        104), H8520 [15DE]
      Serbia: commend application for European Union membership and 
        recognize efforts to integrate into Europe and global 
        community (see H. Res. 1408), H4022 (see H. Res. 1408), H4084 
        [27MY]
      ------commend democracy efforts, urge European Union decision on 
        membership application, welcome NATO Partnership for Peace 
        Program membership, and urge capture and transfer of indicted 
        war criminals (see S. Res. 483), S2377 [15AP]
      Somalia: develop a comprehensive strategy to ensure stability 
        (see S. Res. 573), S5538 [29JN]
      Srebrenica Remembrance Day: designate (see H. Res. 1423), H4215 
        [28MY]
      Syria: condemn transfer of Scud missiles and Iranian weapons to 
        Hezbollah, reevaluate nomination of Robert S. Ford as 
        Ambassador, enforce sanctions, and urge pressure to end 
        sponsorship of terrorists (see H. Res. 1285), H2799 [21AP]
      Taiwan: negotiation of a free trade agreement (see H. Con. Res. 
        276), H3273 [6MY]
      Taxation: impose an excise tax on currency transactions and use 
        funds to establish child care, global health care, and climate 
        change adaptation and mitigation trust funds (see H.R. 5783), 
        H5818 [20JY]
      Terrorism: enhance the integrity of U.S. against the threat of 
        terrorism (see H.R. 5528), H4505 [15JN]
      Thailand: urge peaceful and democratic resolution of political 
        problems (see S. Res. 538), S4143 [24MY] (see H. Res. 1321), 
        H3123 [4MY]
      Trade Act: strengthen provisions relative to identification of 
        U.S. trade expansion priorities (see H.R. 6007), H6568 [30JY]
      Treaties and agreements: require approval to enter into trade 
        agreements with foreign countries (see H.R. 6259), H7389 
        [29SE]
      Treaty on the Non-Proliferation of Nuclear Weapons: anniversary 
        (see S. Res. 446), S1261 [8MR]
      U.N.: prohibit U.S. participation on the U.N. Human Rights 
        Council and prohibit contributions for purposes of paying for 
        investigation into efforts to break Israeli blockade of Gaza 
        (see H.R. 5501), H4386 [10JN]
      ------reject Iran's bid to join the Human Rights Council (see H. 
        Res. 1181), H1396 [12MR]
      U.N. Commission on the Status of Women: condemn selection of 
        Iran to serve (see H. Res. 1371), H3657 [19MY]
      U.S. Advisory Commission on Public Diplomacy: reauthorize (see 
        H.R. 5589), H4779 [23JN]
      U.S.-Mexico Border Health Commission: anniversary (see H. Res. 
        1511), H5546 [13JY]
      U.S.-Russian Strategic Arms Reduction Treaty (START): express 
        disfavor pursuant to the Atomic Energy Act (see H.J. Res. 85), 
        H3702 [20MY]
      Uganda: condemn terrorist attacks in Kampala (see H. Res. 1538), 
        H5818 [20JY]
      ------express that the ``Anti-Homosexuality Bill'' under 
        consideration, imposing long term imprisonment and the death 
        penalty for certain acts, threatens the protection of 
        fundamental human rights (see S. Res. 409), S482 [4FE] (see H. 
        Res. 1064), H555 [3FE]
      United Arab Emirates: make certain royal family members 
        ineligible for admission to the U.S. and revoke entry 
        documents until Sheikh Issa bin Zayed al-Nahyan is tried for 
        torture allegations (see H.R. 5378), H3822 [25MY]
      United Kingdom: encourage investigation of BP P.L.C., for 
        foreign corrupt practices relative to impact of release of 
        convicted Lockerbie bomber Abdel Baset al-Megrahi on oil 
        negotiations with Libya (see H. Res. 1597), H6572 [30JY]
      ------recognize close friendship and historical ties with the 
        U.S. (see H. Res. 1303), H2936 [27AP]
      Venezuela: condemn repression of peaceful demonstrators, urge 
        democratic reforms, and encourage vigilance against violations 
        of constitutional, civil, and human rights (see S. Res. 428), 
        S857 [1MR]
      ------support free elections and freedoms of speech, assembly, 
        and expression, and reject efforts to intimidate or punish 
        those who exercise such freedoms (see S. Res. 645), S7446 
        [24SE]
      Vietnam: condemn human rights violations against villagers of 
        Con Dau in Da Nang, call for U.N. investigation, and urge the 
        Dept. of State to monitor such violations (see H. Res. 1572), 
        H6405 (see H. Res. 1572), H6457 [29JY]
      ------impose sanctions on individuals who are complicit in human 
        rights abuses against nationals of Vietnam or their families 
        (see S. 3974), S8063 [18NO] (see H.R. 6433), H7614 [18NO]
      ------promote freedom and democracy (see H.R. 6432), H7614 
        [18NO]
      ------use diplomatic pressure to uphold basic human rights, call 
        on U.S. Ambassador to Vietnam to visit certain detained 
        democracy activists, and request release of such activists 
        (see H. Res. 1515), H5617 [14JY]
      White House Conference on Haiti: convene (see H.R. 5006), H2503 
        [13AP]
      World Refugee Day: reaffirm goals (see H. Res. 1350), H3311 
        [11MY]
      World Tuberculosis Day: support goals (see S. Res. 454), S1516 
        [15MR]
      World's Fair: congratulate China for hosting Shanghai 2010 Expo, 
        recognize role of the Expo in opening up China, and call for 
        USA Pavillion operators to maximize opportunity to showcase 
        U.S. attributes (see S. Res. 532), S3831 [17MY]
      Yemen: implement a strategy to address instability and deny 
        terrorists a safe haven (see S. Res. 400), S340 [28JA]
      Zimbabwe: facilitate lasting peace, rule of law, democracy, and 
        economic recovery (see H.R. 5971), H6404 (see H.R. 5971), 
        H6456 [29JY]
      ------update U.S. policy and authorities to help advance a 
        genuine transition to democracy and promote recovery (see S. 
        3297), S3091 [4MY]
      Zimbabwe Democracy and Economic Recovery Act: repeal (see S. 
        3722), S6883 [5AU]
  Cloture motions
      Dept. of State, foreign operations, and related programs: making 
        appropriations (H.R. 3081), motion to proceed, S7454 [24SE], 
        S7585 [28SE]
      U.S.-Russian Strategic Arms Reduction Treaty (START): renewal, 
        S10771 [19DE], S10888 [21DE]
  Essays
      Public Diplomacy--Building Bridges of Understanding: Richard W. 
        Soudriette, Center for Diplomacy and Democracy, S10926 [21DE]
  Excerpts
      Committee on Appropriations (Senate) report language relative to 
        Nepali denial of safe passage to Tibetan refugees, S6864 [5AU]
  Letters
      Address increasing relationship between Iran and Venezuela: 
        several Senators, S4634 [8JN]
      Anti-Christian violence in Iraq: Ismat Karmo, Chaldean Assyrian 
        Syriac Council of America, E2144 [15DE]
      Call for release of Cuban political prisoners: Blanca R. 
        Castanon and Yolanda Huerga, Ladies in White (organization), 
        H2926 [27AP]
      Commend Obama administration's conducting of a comprehensive 
        review of U.S. policy on use of antipersonnel landmines: 
        several Representatives, E872 [18MY]
      ------several Senators, S3865 [18MY], E871 [18MY]
      Currency Reform for Fair Trade Act: several organizations, H7269 
        [29SE]
      Dept. of State international affairs funding: several retired 
        U.S. military officers, E439 [22MR]
      Dept. of State Office of International Religious Freedom 
        proposed reorganization: Representative Wolf, H5979 [22JY]
      Dept. of State Office of the Special Coordinator for Tibetan 
        Issues understaffing: Representative Wolf, H5980 [22JY]
      Enhance ability to track foreign nationals who overstay their 
        visa: Senator Cornyn, S5390 [24JN]
      Express sympathy to Polish citizens and surviving families of 
        victims of airplane crash in Russia, solidarity with people 
        and Polish-American communities, and support for restoration 
        of leadership: Representative Pascrell, H2549 [14AP]
      Human trafficking in Egypt: several Representatives, E648 [26AP]
      Korean War anniversary and U.S.-Korea alliance reaffirmation: 
        Representative Berman, Committee on Foreign Affairs (House), 
        H4561 [16JN]
      ------Representative Filner, Committee on Veterans' Affairs 
        (House), H4561 [16JN]
      ------Representative Skelton, Committee on Armed Services 
        (House), H4560 [16JN]
      Millennium Challenge Corp., compact with Morocco suspension: 
        Representative Wolf, E897 [20MY], E1523 [30JY]
      National Criminal Justice Commission Act: Senator Coburn, S6390 
        [28JY]
      Radicalization of Americans in Yemen: Representative Wolf, H114 
        [13JA]
      Republic of the Marshall Islands Supplemental Nuclear 
        Compensation Act: Jurelang Zedkaia, President of Marshall 
        Islands, S56 [20JA]
      Review national security regulations: Representative Wolf, H113 
        [13JA]
      Settlement of Japanese child custody disputes involving Japanese 
        and American citizens: Ichiro Fujisaki, Japanese Embassy, 
        H7047 [28SE]
      Tribute to Charles Segal: Asaf Shariv, Consulate General of 
        Israel, E1136 [17JN]
      U.S. Policy on Sudan: Representative Wolf, H5979 [22JY]
      U.S. policy on Sudan: Representative Wolf, H3183 [5MY], E761 
        [5MY]
      U.S.-Russian Strategic Arms Reduction Treaty (START) renewal: 
        Elena Poptodorova, Bulgarian Ambassador, S10873 [21DE]
      ------George Miller, Michael Anastasio, and Paul Hommert, S10872 
        [21DE]
      ------Hilary Rodham Clinton, Sec. of State and Robert M. Gates, 
        Sec. of Defense, S10805 [20DE]
      ------Mike Mullen, Joint Chiefs of Staff Chair, S10491 [17DE]
      ------Robert M. Gates, Sec. of Defense, S10329 [16DE], S10865 
        [21DE]
      ------Senator Collins, S10804 [20DE]
      ------several former U.S. military commanders, S10873 [21DE]
      ------several Strategic Posture Commission members, S10710 
        [19DE]
      U.S.-Russian Strategic Arms Reduction Treaty (START) renewal and 
        nuclear modernization plan funding: Mike Mullen, Joint Chiefs 
        of Staff Chair, S10864 [21DE]
      ------President Obama, S10850, S10864 [21DE]
      ------Senators Inouye, Feinstein, Cochran, and Alexander, 
        S10850, S10863 [21DE]
      U.S.-Russian Strategic Arms Reduction Treaty (START) renewal 
        relative to constraints on U.S. ability to develop missile 
        defense systems: President Obama, S10851 [21DE]
      Viability of U.S. air-launched cruise missile (ALCM) capability 
        and heavy bomber force and basing and warhead options for a 
        follow-on intercontinental ballistic missile (ICBM): Robert M. 
        Gates, Sec. of Defense, S10432 [17DE]
  Lists
      Armed Forces members killed in action in Iraq and Afghanistan, 
        S5779 [13JY]
      Cosponsors of H. Res. 1402, Citizen Diplomacy Day, E948 [26MY]
      Florida Armed Forces members killed in action in Iraq and 
        Afghanistan, E1014 [28MY]
      Fort Carson, CO, Army 4th Brigade Combat Team members killed in 
        action in Afghanistan, S3779 [14MY]
      Ladies in White (organization) members, H2926 [27AP]
      Pennsylvania Armed Forces members killed in action in Iraq and 
        Afghanistan, S4569 [28MY]
      Quotes relative to global nuclear disarmament, S10430 [17DE]
      Quotes supporting concurrent implementation of nuclear weapon 
        modernization plan with U.S.-Russian Strategic Arms Reduction 
        Treaty (START) renewal, S10328 [16DE], S10941 [22DE]
  Memorandums
      Bilateral Consultative Commission (BCC): Dept. of State Bureau 
        of Verification, Compliance, and Implementation, S10904 [21DE]
      Preemption of State Laws by Executive Departments and Agencies: 
        President Obama, S5966 [15JY]
      U.S.-Russian Strategic Arms Reduction Treaty (START) Renewal and 
        Nuclear Weapons Modernization Requirements: Senators Kyl and 
        Corker, S8210 [29NO]
  Messages
      Agreement for Cooperation Between the U.S. and Australia 
        Concerning Peaceful Uses of Nuclear Energy: President Obama, 
        S3161 [5MY], H3172 [5MY]
      Agreement for Cooperation Between the U.S. and Russia Concerning 
        Peaceful Uses of Nuclear Energy: President Obama, S3471 
        [10MY], H3422 [12MY]
      Blocking Property of Certain Persons Contributing to the 
        Conflict in Somalia: President Obama, S2237 [13AP], H2477 
        [13AP]
      Blocking the Property of Certain Persons Relative to Serious 
        Human Rights Abuses by Iranian Government: President Obama, 
        S7781 [29SE], H7275 [29SE]
      Continuation of National Emergency Relative to Cote D'Ivoire: 
        President Obama, S435 [2FE], H450 [2FE]
      Continuation of National Emergency Relative to Zimbabwe: 
        President Obama, S857 [1MR], H974 [2MR]
      Continuation of National Emergency With Respect to Cuba's 
        Destruction of Unarmed U.S.-Registered Civilian Aircraft: 
        President Obama, S696 [23FE], H693 [23FE]
      Continuation of National Emergency With Respect to the Risk of 
        Nuclear Proliferation Created by the Accumulation of Weapons-
        Usable Fissile Material in Russia: President Obama, S5111 
        [17JN], H4632 [17JN]
      Continuation of National Emergency With Respect to the 
        Stabilization of Iraq: President Obama, S3641 [12MY], H3422 
        [12MY]
      Generalized System of Preferences Beneficiary Developing Country 
        Designations and Terminations: President Obama, H11 [12JA]
      Interdiction of Aircraft Engaged in Illicit Drug Trafficking: 
        President Obama, S152 [22JA], H337 [26JA]
      National Drug Control Strategy: President Obama, H3296 [11MY]
      National Emergency Relative to Belarus: President Obama, S4653 
        [8JN], H4229 [8JN]
      National Emergency Relative to Burma: President Obama, S3782 
        [14MY], H3485 [14MY]
      National Emergency Relative to Democratic People's Republic of 
        Korea: President Obama, S4883 [14JN], H4399 [14JN]
      National Emergency Relative to Iran: President Obama, S1357 
        [10MR], H1295 [10MR]
      National Emergency Relative to Persons Who Commit, Threaten To 
        Commit, or Support Terrorism: President Obama, S7172 [16SE], 
        H6792 [16SE]
      National Emergency Relative to Syria: President Obama, S3033 
        [3MY], H3100 [4MY]
      National Emergency Relative to the Former Liberian Regime of 
        Charles Taylor: President Obama, S5990 [19JY], H5690 [19JY]
      National Emergency Relative to the Western Balkans: President 
        Obama, S4653 [8JN], H4228 [8JN]
      National Emergency Relative to Threat in Lebanon Posed by 
        Actions of Certain Persons To Undermine Legitimate Democratic 
        Institutions: President Obama, S6517 [29JY], H6355 [29JY]
      Protocol Amending Tax Convention With Hungary: President Obama, 
        S7910 [15NO]
      Protocol Amending Tax Convention With Luxembourg: President 
        Obama, S7910 [15NO]
      Termination of Suspensions Under the Foreign Relations 
        Authorization Act Relative to Munitions Export Licenses for 
        Exports to China: President Obama, S4744 [9JN], H4314 [9JN]
      Treaty on Measures for the Further Reduction and Limitation of 
        Strategic Offensive Arms: President Obama, S3766 [13MY]
      Treaty on Mutual Legal Assistance in Criminal Matters With 
        Bermuda: President Obama, S5631 [29JN]
  Motions
      Dept. of State, foreign operations, and related programs: making 
        appropriations (H.R. 3081), S7454 [24SE], H7375 [29SE]
      U.S.-Russian Strategic Arms Reduction Treaty (START): renewal, 
        S10261 [15DE], S10903 [21DE]
  Poems
      ``Special Forces,'' Albert C. Caswell, E1108 [15JN]
  Press releases
      Human Rights, Humanitarian and Faith-Based Groups Back Landmark 
        U.S. Legislation To Help Protect Civilians From the Lord's 
        Resistance Army: Several Organizations, H3412 [12MY]
      Senators and Representatives Support Ban on Landmines--Letters 
        Sent to President Obama: U.S. Campaign To Ban Landmines 
        (organization), E872 [18MY]
  Privilege of the floor
      U.S.-Russian Strategic Arms Reduction Treaty (START) closed 
        session deliberation attendees, S10794 [20DE]
  Remarks in House
      Afghanistan: certify that the Afghanistan Independent Election 
        Commission and the Afghanistan Electoral Complaints Commission 
        have professional capacity, legal authority, and independence 
        to carry out and oversee elections, H4041 [27MY]
      ------condemn efforts to suppress freedom of the press, H1413 
        [15MR]
      ------funding for the safe, orderly, and expeditious 
        redeployment of U.S. Armed Forces, H5346, H5349, H5389-H5404 
        [1JY], E1296 [13JY], E1331 [15JY]
      ------police force funding, H2193 [22MR], H8070 [7DE], H8277 
        [9DE]
      ------require a plan for the safe, orderly, and expeditious 
        redeployment of U.S. Armed Forces, H3314 [12MY], H3488 [18MY], 
        H3843 [26MY], H5696 [19JY], H5896 [21JY], H6047, H6121 [27JY], 
        H6563 [30JY], E1341 [15JY], E1445 [28JY], E1534 [30JY]
      ------require a plan for the safe, orderly, and expeditious 
        redeployment of U.S. Armed Forces (H.R. 5015), H2556, H2561 
        [14AP]
      ------societal impact of education for girls, H356 [26JA], H452 
        [2FE]
      ------stop indirect U.S. payments to Afghan warlords as part of 
        security contract, H5521 [13JY]
      ------strategy for continued U.S. military presence, H14 [12JA], 
        H110 [13JA], H170 [19JA], H356 [26JA], H2193 [22MR], H4734 
        [23JN], H4783, H4858 [24JN], H4880 [28JN], H4950-H4953 [29JN], 
        H5347 [1JY], H6813 [22SE], H7202 [28SE], E422 [19MR]
      ------U.S. policy, H1296 [10MR]
      ------withdrawal of U.S. military presence, H935 [26FE], H1001 
        [2MR], H1032 [3MR], H1107 [4MR]
      Afghanistan-Pakistan Study Group: establish, H6998 [28SE]
      Africa: commend independence anniversary of several nations (H. 
        Res. 1405), H5270-H5272 [30JN], E1264, E1269 [1JY], E1312 
        [14JY], E1342 [15JY]
      Ahmadinejad, Mahmoud: speech at U.N., E1816 [29SE]
      Alpharetta, GA: tribute to Fulton Science Academy Middle School 
        participation in Georgia State Model U.N. Competition, E2103 
        [9DE]
      America Creating Opportunities To Meaningfully Promote 
        Excellence in Technology, Education, and Science (America 
        COMPETES) Act: implementation, H7529 [17NO]
      Amnesty International (organization): release of report on human 
        rights violations against migrants in Mexico, H3624 [19MY]
      Appropriations: making supplemental (H.R. 5745), H6630 [14SE]
      Armed Forces: develop and implement a plan for withdrawal of 
        troops from Afghanistan, H3514 [18MY], H3626 [19MY], H3727 
        [24MY], H4402 [14JN], H4572 [16JN], H4620 [17JN], H5594 
        [14JY], H5659, H5660 [15JY], H6028 [26JY], H6649 [14SE], H6793 
        [16SE], H6862 [22SE], H7417 [15NO], H7485 [16NO], H7501 
        [17NO], H7627 [29NO], H8070 [7DE], H8277, H8278 [9DE], H8296, 
        H8332 [14DE], H8522 [16DE], H8981 [22DE]
      ------develop and implement a plan for withdrawal of troops from 
        Iraq, H3298 [11MY]
      ------develop and implement a plan for withdrawal of troops from 
        Iraq and Afghanistan, H2562 [14AP], H2988 [28AP], H3102 [4MY]
      ------end of U.S. combat operations in Iraq, H6649 [14SE], H6813 
        [22SE]
      ------tribute to members and their families from Los Angeles 
        County, CA, for service in Iraq and Afghanistan (H. Res. 
        1535), E1378 [20JY]
      ------tribute to members for service in Iraq and Afghanistan, 
        H8932 [21DE]
      ------tribute to members for service in Iraq and Afghanistan (H. 
        Res. 1516), H5754-H5756 [20JY], E1402 [22JY]
      Association of Former Members of Congress: status of 
        Congressional Study Groups on Germany, Turkey, and Japan, 
        H4431 [15JN]
      Aung San Suu Kyi: release by Burmese Government, H7511, H7512 
        [17NO]
      Azerbaijan: U.S. policy, E420 [19MR]
      Bangladesh: support return to democracy (H. Res. 1215), H2413, 
        H2414 [25MR]
      Belarus: arrest of opponents of Alexander Lukashenko in the 
        Presidential election as well as the arrest of journalists and 
        social activists, H8917 [21DE]
      Binational Health Week: observance, E1723 [23SE]
      Bongo Ondimba, Ali: U.S. visit by Gabonese President, E1000 
        [28MY]
      Bulgaria: tribute to economic achievements, E25 [13JA]
      Burma: democracy efforts, H2676 [20AP]
      ------human rights violations, H3874 [27MY]
      ------welcome release of Aung San Suu Kyi and call for release 
        of all political prisoners and international sanctions against 
        ruling regime (H. Res. 1768), E2142 [15DE]
      Burmese Freedom and Democracy Act: approve renewal of import 
        restrictions (H.J. Res. 83), H5565-H5567 [14JY], E811 [11MY], 
        E1409 [22JY]
      Calderon Hinojosa, Felipe: address to joint meeting of Congress 
        by Mexican President, H3691, H3693-H3698 [20MY]
      Canada: urge end to commercial hunt for seals (H. Res. 1314), 
        E723 [29AP]
      Caribbean nations: authorize assistance to fund educational 
        development and exchange programs (H.R. 416), H119 [13JA]
      Castro, Fidel: remarks regarding Israel and outside efforts to 
        break blockade of Gaza, H4600 [17JN]
      China: authorize assistance to small- and medium-sized U.S. 
        businesses to promote exports (H.R. 2310), H973 [2MR]
      ------equalize trade practices and tariff rates with the U.S., 
        H1157 [4MR], H7594-H7600 [18NO]
      ------express condolences to victims and support recovery 
        efforts following earthquake in the Qinghai province (H. Res. 
        1324), H3613-H3615 [19MY], H3682 [20MY]
      ------human rights violations, H5975 [22JY], E400 [17MR], E1486 
        [29JY], E1814 [29SE]
      ------ongoing maritime conflict in the South China Sea, H6139 
        [27JY]
      ------persecution of Chen Guangcheng, H6651 [14SE]
      ------U.S. policy, H1158 [4MR], H7594-H7600 [18NO]
      CIA: make unclassified version of report on Peruvian narcotics 
        operations publicly available, H883 [25FE]
      Citizen Diplomacy Day: designate (H. Res. 1402), H8047-H8049 
        [7DE], E948 [26MY]
      Coast Guard: development of a security plan to allow safe 
        passage of tankers carrying liquefied natural gas from Yemen 
        through U.S. ports, H5298 [30JN]
      Colombia: reaffirm longstanding friendship and alliance with the 
        U.S., recognize commitment to the democratic process, and 
        congratulate President-elect Juan Manuel Santos (H. Res. 
        1465), H4711-H4713 [23JN], E1192 [24JN]
      Committee on Foreign Affairs (House): Lorne Craner testimony on 
        promotion of human rights and democracy, E1280 [1JY]
      Congress: staff exchange program with the German Bundestag, E175 
        [22FE]
      Courts: allow certain detainees from Guantanamo Bay, Cuba to be 
        brought to the U.S. for trial and possible imprisonment, H131-
        H134, H136, H137 [13JA]
      Cuba: anniversary of downing of civilian aircraft by Cuban 
        fighter jets, H757 [24FE]
      ------call for release of political prisoners, H664 [23FE], 
        H1415 [15MR], H1566 [17MR], H2249-H2254 [23MR], H2926 [27AP], 
        H4304 [9JN], H5523 [13JY], H5550, H5551, H5552 [14JY], H5731, 
        H5740 [20JY], H7485 [16NO], E239 [25FE], E2051 [2DE]
      ------condemn death of political prisoner Orlando Zapata Tamayo, 
        H757, H794 [24FE], E286 [2MR]
      ------democracy efforts, H2249-H2254 [23MR]
      ------human rights violations, H2245, H2249-H2254 [23MR], H3297 
        [11MY], E286 [2MR]
      ------insist upon freedom, democracy, and human rights before 
        increasing U.S. trade and tourism, H2253 [23MR], H5523 [13JY], 
        H7485 [16NO]
      ------recognize life of political prisoner Orlando Zapata 
        Tamayo, who died in custody, and call for continued focus on 
        promotion of human rights in Cuba, H1566 [17MR]
      ------recognize life of political prisoner Orlando Zapata 
        Tamayo, who died in custody, and call for continued focus on 
        promotion of human rights in Cuba (H. Con. Res. 252), H2245 
        [23MR]
      ------remove obstacles to legal sales of U.S. agricultural 
        commodities and end travel restrictions (H.R. 4645), H2251 
        [23MR]
      Cybersecurity Strategic Research and Development Plan: include 
        international cooperation, H507, H508 [3FE]
      Cyprus: support reunification agreement, H5696 [19JY], E1368, 
        E1369, E1370, E1371, E1372, E1373, E1374, E1380, E1382, E1385 
        [20JY], E1393, E1394 [21JY], E1398 [22JY], E1417 [26JY], E1433 
        [27JY], E1454 [28JY], E1533 [30JY], E2074 [7DE]
      Dept. of Defense: close detention facility at Guantanamo Bay, 
        Cuba, H133, H134, H136 [13JA], H169 [19JA]
      ------decision to reallocate proposed European land-based 
        missile defense system to ship-based system in North and 
        Mediterranean Seas, H7748 [30NO]
      ------extend regulations on contractors performing private 
        security functions in certain countries, H4046 [27MY]
      ------release of report on military power of Iran, H2700 [21AP]
      ------tribute to U.S. Special Operations Forces counterterrorism 
        efforts, H2768 [21AP], E1108 [15JN]
      Dept. of Homeland Security: procedures and treatment of 
        international diplomatic guests traveling through U.S. 
        airports, H1380 [12MR]
      ------reform and review national security regulations, H113 
        [13JA], H170 [19JA]
      ------strengthen efforts to develop nuclear forensics 
        capabilities to permit attribution of the source of nuclear 
        material (H.R. 730), Senate amendment, H226-H229 [20JA]
      Dept. of Justice: prohibit funding for prosecution in Federal 
        courts of detainees from Bagram AFB, Afghanistan, H3881 [27MY]
      ------prohibit funding for prosecution in Federal courts of 
        detainees from Guantanamo Bay, Cuba, H3881 [27MY]
      Dept. of State: allow Iroquois lacrosse team to utilize Iroquois 
        passports issued by Iroquois Confederacy rather than U.S. 
        passports for international travel, H5553, H5595 [14JY]
      ------designate Caucasus Emirate as a foreign terrorist 
        organization (H. Res. 1315), E716 [29AP]
      ------impact of proposed reorganization of the Office of 
        International Religious Freedom, H5978 [22JY]
      ------international affairs funding, E438 [22MR]
      ------require report on contracting procurement in Haiti, H5354 
        [1JY]
      ------require report on contracting procurement in Pakistan, 
        H5354 [1JY]
      ------understaffing of the Office of the Special Coordinator for 
        Tibetan Issues, H5978 [22JY]
      Dept. of State, foreign operations, and related programs: making 
        appropriations (H.R. 3081), Senate amendments, H7372-H7377 
        [29SE]
      ------making appropriations (H.R. 3081), consideration of Senate 
        amendments (H. Res. 1682), H7364-H7370 [29SE]
      Dept. of the Treasury: establish reporting requirement for any 
        stored value device carried out of, into, or through the U.S., 
        and establish registration requirements for stored value 
        programs (H.R. 5127), H3815 [25MY]
      ------identify misaligned currency and require action to correct 
        the misalignment, H6737, H6738 [15SE]
      ------review current banking laws and regulations that prohibit 
        U.S. citizens living abroad from accessing U.S. banking 
        services, H2939 [28AP]
      Economy: advance new international economic stabilization plan, 
        H3249 [6MY]
      ------impact of war and financial crisis, H6047 [27JY]
      Egypt: human rights violations, E648 [26AP]
      ------protect human rights and freedom of religion, H270 [21JA], 
        E71 [21JA]
      ------U.S. policy, H5977 [22JY]
      El Salvador: support efforts to strengthen the rule of law and 
        combat crime and corruption, H6997 [28SE]
      Emergency Trade Deficit Commission: establish (H.R. 1875), 
        H6177, H6183-H6189 [28JY], E1467 [29JY]
      Evesham Twinning Association: anniversary, E1797 [29SE]
      Eximbank: denial of loan guarantee to Reliance Industries Ltd., 
        to purchase mining equipment from Bucyrus International Inc., 
        H5493 [1JY]
      Florida: tribute to Day of Action activities to raise awareness 
        relative to Sudan elections, H1445 [16MR]
      Foreign aid: maternal health programs funding, H1084 [3MR]
      ------prohibit U.S. assistance to nations that consistently 
        oppose U.S. initiatives before the U.N. (H.R. 4636), H4078 
        [27MY], H4242 [8JN], H5612, H5613 [14JY], H6158 [27JY], H7204 
        [28SE], H7493-H7496 [16NO], H7752 [30NO]
      ------provide assistance for the prevention and treatment of 
        obstetric fistula (H.R. 5441), E978 [28MY]
      Foreign trade: clarify that fundamental exchange-rate 
        misalignment by any foreign nation is actionable under U.S. 
        countervailing and antidumping duty laws (H.R. 2378), H7259-
        H7273 [29SE], E1824, E1863, E1864 [29SE]
      ------clarify that fundamental exchange-rate misalignment by any 
        foreign nation is actionable under U.S. countervailing and 
        antidumping duty laws (H.R. 2378), consideration (H. Res. 
        1674), H7219-H7230 [29SE]
      ------implement National Export Initiative to encourage an 
        increase in U.S. exports, H973 [2MR]
      ------recognize importance of trade to the U.S. economy and the 
        importance of passing free trade agreements with Colombia, the 
        Republic of Korea, and Panama, H337 [26JA], H395 [27JA], H558 
        [4FE], H661, H665 [23FE], H1445, H1490 [16MR], H2881 [27AP], 
        H4915 [29JN], H5728, H5729 [20JY], H6175, H6185-H6189 [28JY], 
        H7763, H7765, H7766 [1DE], H8524 [16DE]
      ------U.S. deficit, H5591, H5602 [14JY], H6266, H6269 [28JY], 
        H7267 [29SE]
      Freedom of the press: highlight and promote worldwide, E1057 
        [9JN]
      FRS: efforts to foster economic growth, E1889 [15NO], E1934 
        [16NO]
      George Mason University: School of Public Policy recipient of 
        Library of Congress Open World Leadership Center National 
        Grantee of Merit Award and Open World Award for Service to 
        Congress, E469 [24MR]
      Greece: independence anniversary (H. Res. 1107), H1195-H1198 
        [9MR], E340 [10MR], E354, E360 [11MR], E371 [12MR]
      Guinea: condemn violent suppression of legitimate political 
        dissent and human rights abuses (H. Res. 1013), H241-H243 
        [20JA], E89 [26JA]
      Hague Convention on the Civil Aspects of International Child 
        Abduction: ensure compliance by certain countries and 
        establish procedures for prompt return of children abducted to 
        other countries (H.R. 3240), H270 [21JA]
      Haiti: condemn rise of sexual violence against women and girls 
        in the aftermath of earthquake, E1298 [13JY]
      ------encourage continuation and further expansion of sister-
        city relationships between U.S. and Haitian municipalities (H. 
        Res. 1332), H3130 [5MY]
      ------historical impact on the U.S., H535 [3FE]
      ------use of disaster relief funding for education and 
        rebuilding schools, E1303 [13JY]
      Holbrooke, Richard C.: tribute (H. Con. Res. 335), H8612-H8617, 
        H8776 [17DE], E2234 [21DE]
      Honduras: acknowledge and support duly elected President, E1221 
        [28JN]
      House of Representatives: report on bipartisan delegation to 
        NATO Parliamentary Assembly meeting, E1513-E1515 [30JY]
      Human rights: ensure that U.S. policy reflects appropriate 
        understanding and sensitivity on human rights, ethnic 
        cleansing, and genocide documented in U.S. record on the 
        Armenian Genocide, H2769 [21AP]
      ------ensure that U.S. policy reflects appropriate understanding 
        and sensitivity on human rights, ethnic cleansing, and 
        genocide documented in U.S. record on the Armenian Genocide 
        (H. Res. 252), H1033 [3MR], H2888 [27AP], E319 [5MR], E623 
        [22AP], E662 [26AP]
      Hunter College of the City University of New York: tribute to 
        U.S. National Committee for UNIFEM (U.N. Development Fund for 
        Women)/National Council for Research on Women national 
        conference, E1281 [1JY]
      Immigration: refuse or revoke visas to aliens if in U.S. 
        security or foreign policy interests, review all visa 
        applications before adjudication, and provide for immediate 
        dissemination of visa revocation information (H.R. 4758), E934 
        [25MY]
      Intelligence services: address CIA use of certain interrogation 
        techniques, H526 [3FE]
      ------assess validity of pre-war analysis concerning rationale 
        for use of Armed Forces in Iraq, H7584 [18NO]
      ------CIA policy allowing assassination of foreign suspects and 
        U.S. citizens, H798 [24FE]
      ------establish penalties for cruel, inhuman, or degrading 
        treatment of detainees by officers or employees of the 
        intelligence community during interrogations, H841-H845, H851, 
        H854-H857, H879-H882, H889, H890, H892, H908, H909 [25FE], 
        H937-H942 [26FE]
      Iran: address increasing global influence, H2564 [14AP]
      ------anniversary of controversial Presidential elections, E1079 
        [10JN]
      ------call for release of detained U.S. hikers, H6285 [29JY]
      ------condemn content in Iranian textbooks aimed at 
        indoctrinating and radicalizing students with anti-Israel, 
        anti-Semitic, and anti-Western sentiment and restricting 
        women's rights (H. Res. 1497), H5208 [30JN]
      ------condemn hanging of citizens protesting civil liberties and 
        human rights violations, H451 [2FE]
      ------condemn human rights violations, release political 
        prisoners, support democracy, remove terrorist designation 
        from opposition group, and impose sanctions to deter nuclear 
        program (H. Res. 1431), E2082 [8DE]
      ------expand economic sanctions against Iran to include 
        importation of refined petroleum and develop and maintain 
        viable military options to prevent development or deployment 
        of nuclear weapons capability (H.R. 3832), H2448 [25MR]
      ------facilitate release of detained U.S. hikers, H451 [2FE]
      ------human rights violations, H2808 [22AP], H4849, H4850 
        [24JN], E404 [17MR], E1076 [10JN]
      ------impose sanctions, H2556 [14AP]
      ------impose sanctions, provide for State and local government 
        divestment of assets, and identify locations of concern 
        relative to transshipment, reexportation, or diversion of 
        certain sensitive items (S. 2799), H1489 [16MR], H2776 [21AP], 
        E658 [26AP]
      ------impose sanctions on those complicit in human rights abuses 
        committed against citizens or their families after the June 
        12, 2009, political processes (H.R. 4647), H2564 [14AP], H4847 
        [24JN]
      ------impose sanctions on those complicit in human rights abuses 
        committed against citizens or their families after the June 
        12, 2009, political processes (H.R. 4649), H4719 [23JN]
      ------mark anniversary of Presidential election, support 
        citizens' pursuit of basic freedoms, and condemn ongoing human 
        rights abuses and continued pursuit of nuclear weapons 
        capability (H. Res. 1457), H4716-H4721 [23JN], H4857 [24JN], 
        E1241 [30JN]
      ------negotiate an ``Incidents at Sea Agreement'', H3899 [27MY]
      ------prevent proliferation and acquisition of nuclear weapons, 
        H137 [13JA], H307 [21JA], H733 [23FE], H1489 [16MR], H2446-
        H2449 [25MR], H2556 [14AP], H2621 [15AP], H2807-H2815, H2825 
        [22AP], H2940 [28AP], H3517, H3536 [18MY], H3828 [26MY], H4309 
        [9JN], H4789, H4842-H4858, H4867 [24JN], H5540 [13JY], H7743, 
        H7747 [30NO], E653 [26AP], E1043 [8JN], E1212, E1213 [25JN], 
        E1216, E1217 [28JN], E1258, E1260 [30JN], E1794 [29SE]
      ------support all citizens struggling for freedom, human rights, 
        civil liberties, and protection of the rule of law and condemn 
        violence against demonstrators, E1043 [8JN]
      ------U.S. policy, H3884 [27MY], H5896 [21JY], E1079 [10JN]
      Iran Sanctions Act: investigate possible violations within a 
        specified period (H.R. 4807), E346 [10MR]
      Iraq: call on leaders to form a capable, representative, and 
        accountable Government, address needs of displaced citizens, 
        and to effectively and fairly develop oil and gas reserves (H. 
        Res. 1695), E1780 [29SE]
      ------condemn anti-Christian violence that has forced Iraqi 
        Christians to flee their homes and communities, E2143 [15DE]
      ------deplore ongoing violence by Iraqi security forces against 
        the residents of Camp Ashraf and call on Iraqi Government to 
        ensure the well-being of such residents, E1200 [24JN]
      ------deplore ongoing violence by Iraqi security forces against 
        the residents of Camp Ashraf and call on Iraqi Government to 
        ensure the well-being of such residents (H. Res. 704), H5694 
        [19JY], E571 [15AP], E1043 [8JN]
      ------elections, H2244 [23MR]
      ------ensure safety of Camp Ashraf residents, E996 [28MY]
      ------establish a U.S. consulate in the Kurdistan region (H. 
        Res. 873), H3615-H3617 [19MY], E900 [20MY], E925 [25MY]
      Israel: authorize assistance for the Iron Dome anti-missile 
        defense system (H.R. 5327), H3617-H3620, H3623 [19MY], E901, 
        E906, E910 [20MY], E913 [24MY], E943, E953 [26MY]
      ------call for immediate and unconditional release of Gilad 
        Shalit held captive by Hamas (H. Res. 1359), H4713-H4716 
        [23JN], H4857 [24JN], E1196, E1204, E1210 [24JN], E1233, 
        E1241, E1251 [30JN]
      ------characterization in reporting by the New York (NY) Times, 
        H5538-H5539 [13JY]
      ------commend efforts of AID, Forest Service, and the Jewish 
        National Fund (organization) to combat forest fire and rebuild 
        destroyed forest, H8266 [9DE]
      ------express condolences to families of victims of forest fire 
        (H. Res. 1751), H8056, H8057 [7DE], E2100, E2108 [9DE]
      ------report on congressional delegation trip, H4490, H4491 
        [15JN]
      ------support end of blockade of Gaza and condemn violence 
        against civilians near Gaza border, H8267 [9DE]
      ------support relocation of U.S. Embassy to Jerusalem, E829 
        [12MY]
      ------support right of self-defense against imminent military or 
        nuclear threat from Iran and other countries and 
        organizations, H2447 [25MR], H3303 [11MY], H3862 [26MY], H4867 
        [24JN]
      ------support right of self-defense against terrorism in the 
        Gaza Strip, protect innocent civilians, and promote the 
        Israeli-Palestinian peace process, H171 [19JA], H307 [21JA]
      ------support right of self-defense and condemn outside efforts 
        to break blockade of Gaza, H4230, H4240-H4242 [8JN], H4252, 
        H4302, H4303, H4305, H4306-H4314 [9JN], H4334, H4335, H4367, 
        H4372, H4378 [10JN], H4389 [14JN], H4483 [15JN], H4570, H4577, 
        H4593, H4594 [16JN], H4601 [17JN], H5299 [30JN], E1023 [8JN], 
        E1052 [9JN], E1065, E1068, E1070, E1073 [10JN], E1091 [14JN], 
        E1099, E1104 [15JN], E1148 [17JN], E1157 [22JN]
      ------support right to construct additional housing in 
        Jerusalem, H1412, H1414 [15MR], H2264 [24MR], H2447 [25MR], 
        H2670 [20AP], H2888 [27AP], H3303 [11MY], E418 [19MR]
      ------support right to defend itself against terrorists and the 
        Israeli construction of new security fences along the border 
        of Egypt (H. Res. 1241), H4312 [9JN]
      ------U.S. policy, H1414 [15MR], H1491 [16MR], H2218 [23MR], 
        H2442, H2444 [25MR], H2805 [22AP], H4377 [10JN], H4673 [22JN], 
        H4868 [24JN], E427 [20MR], E442 [22MR], E493 [25MR], E539 
        [14AP]
      Japan: commemorate anniversary of U.S.-Japan Treaty of Mutual 
        Cooperation and Security and express appreciation for 
        enhancing peace, prosperity, and security in the Asia-Pacific 
        region (H. Res. 1464), H4709-H4711 [23JN], H4795 [24JN], 
        E1201, E1203, E1206 [24JN]
      ------condemn abduction of U.S. children, return such children 
        to custodial parent or original jurisdiction for a custody 
        determination, and provide parents access to their children, 
        E1939 [17NO]
      ------condemn abduction of U.S. children, return such children 
        to custodial parent or original jurisdiction for a custody 
        determination, and provide parents access to their children 
        (H. Res. 1326), H7043-H7048 [28SE], E751 [5MY], E1810, E1814, 
        E1817, E1819 [29SE]
      ------encourage issuance of an apology for the sexual 
        enslavement of young women during colonial occupation of Asia 
        during World War II, E1456 [28JY]
      Kazakhstan: human rights violations, E1733 [23SE]
      Komorowski, Bronislaw: U.S. visit by Polish President, E2109 
        [9DE]
      Korea, Democratic People's Republic of: condemn unprovoked 
        military attack against South Korea, E2061 [3DE], E2163 [16DE]
      ------human rights violations, H5976 [22JY]
      ------impose certain sanctions as a result of the detonation of 
        a nuclear explosive device (H.R. 3423), H4563 [16JN]
      ------U.S. policy, H4880 [28JN], H7746-H7748 [30NO]
      Korean War: anniversary and U.S.-Korea alliance reaffirmation 
        (H.J. Res. 86), H4559-H4564 [16JN], H4618 [17JN], E1208 [24JN]
      ------anniversary and U.S.-Korea alliance reaffirmation (S.J. 
        Res. 32), H4707-H4709 [23JN]
      Kyrgyzstan: resolve political unrest between ethnic groups and 
        support democracy efforts, H4443 [15JN], H5306 [1JY], E1164 
        [22JN]
      Latin America: reaffirm U.S. commitment to democracy, E1221 
        [28JN]
      Lebanon: U.S. policy, H2556 [14AP], H7504 [17NO]
      Malawi: address human rights violations and encourage release of 
        individuals detained solely on the basis of sexual orientation 
        (H. Res. 1335), E782 [6MY]
      Mexico: assist in fighting drug cartels and curbing violence 
        against Mexican and U.S. citizens, H1447 [16MR], H2481 [13AP], 
        H6688 [15SE], H7419, H7421-H7423 [15NO], H8357 [15DE]
      ------assist in fighting drug cartels and curbing violence 
        against Mexican and U.S. citizens (H. Res. 1032), H269 [21JA], 
        H1190-H1193 [9MR]
      ------celebrate anniversaries of independence and the beginning 
        of the Mexican Revolution, recognize contributions of Mexican 
        Americans, and support closer collaboration with the U.S., 
        E1638 [15SE]
      ------murder of U.S. consulate employees, H1521 [17MR]
      ------U.S. policy, H3515 [18MY], H7421-H7423 [15NO]
      Middle East: Israeli/Palestinian peace initiatives, H1414 
        [15MR], H3463 [13MY], H6813 [22SE], H7001 [28SE], H8070 [7DE]
      ------Israeli/Palestinian peace initiatives relative to recent 
        Israeli announcement of housing settlement construction in 
        disputed areas, H1450 [16MR], H1522, H1523 [17MR]
      ------support a negotiated solution to the Israeli/Palestinian 
        conflict and condemn unilateral measures to declare or 
        recognize a Palestinian state (H. Res. 1765), H8466-H8471 
        [15DE], E2156, E2161, E2163, E2168 [16DE], E2190, E2192, E2194 
        [18DE]
      Millennium Challenge Corp.: awarding of contracts to Chinese 
        owned businesses, E1814 [29SE]
      ------suspend compact with Morocco, H5977 [22JY], E897 [20MY], 
        E1523 [30JY]
      Modi, Narendra: tribute to efforts to promote U.S.-India trade, 
        E1989 [18NO]
      Morocco: human rights violations, H3466 [13MY], H5977 [22JY], 
        E1523 [30JY], E1705 [22SE], E1953 [17NO]
      ------support establishment of the Western Sahara as an 
        autonomous community under Moroccan sovereignty, H8071 [7DE]
      ------U.S. policy, E1320 [14JY]
      NAFTA: renegotiate cross-border trucking provisions, H2557 
        [14AP]
      ------withdrawal (H.R. 4759), H5530 [13JY]
      Nagorno-Karabakh: anniversary of genocide in Khojaly, E239, 
        E249, E258 [25FE], E267 [26FE]
      National Criminal Justice Commission: establish (H.R. 5143), 
        H6129-H6133 [27JY], E1461 [28JY], E1527 [30JY]
      National security: call for adoption of smart security platform 
        for the 21st century, H5962 [22JY]
      ------call for adoption of smart security platform for the 21st 
        century (H. Res. 363), H110 [13JA], H170 [19JA], H356 [26JA], 
        H452 [2FE], H795 [24FE], H1002 [2MR], H2244 [23MR], H2671 
        [20AP], H3102 [4MY], H3250 [6MY], H3514 [18MY], H4371 [10JN], 
        H6649 [14SE]
      ------counterterrorism initiatives funding, H3141-H3144 [5MY]
      ------deploy National Guard to assist U.S.-Mexico border control 
        activities, H3061 [29AP], H3298, H3301 [11MY], H3314, H3316 
        [12MY], H3546 [19MY], H3841 [26MY], H3873, H4077 [27MY], H5206 
        [30JN], H5734 [20JY], H7581 [18NO]
      ------deploy National Guard to assist U.S.-Mexico border control 
        activities funding, H6168 [28JY]
      ------deploy National Guard to assist U.S.-Mexico border control 
        activities (H.R. 5357), E906 [20MY]
      ------deploy National Guard to assist U.S.-Mexico border control 
        activities (H.R. 6253), H7501 [17NO], H7649 [30NO], H7858 
        [2DE]
      ------enable information sharing between law enforcement 
        agencies with respect to border security, H4000 [27MY]
      ------improve border security, H1032 [3MR], H1174 [9MR], H1342 
        [11MR], H2192 [22MR], H2248 [23MR], H2322, H2443 [25MR], H3060 
        [29AP], H3128, H3130 [5MY], H3488 [18MY], H3692, H3693, H3697 
        [20MY], H3793, H3814-H3821 [25MY], H4592, H4593 [16JN], H4621-
        H4625 [17JN], H4674 [22JN], H5299 [30JN], H5352, H5385-H5387 
        [1JY], H6050 [27JY]
      ------improve border security (H.R. 5173), H3525-H3530 [18MY]
      Nazarbayev, Nursultan: recognize Kazakhstan President for 
        organizing OSCE Astana Summit, E1968 [18NO]
      Nepal: call for extradition of Sajan Tamalshina to Texas, H6581 
        [10AU]
      Nuclear weapons: assessment of the Nuclear Security Summit, E575 
        [16AP]
      ------recognize nonproliferation options for nuclear 
        understanding to keep everyone safe (NO NUKES) (H. Res. 333), 
        H2671 [20AP]
      ------release of comprehensive nuclear posture review, H2558, 
        H2565-H2572 [14AP], H2953 [28AP], H3899 [27MY], E544 [14AP], 
        E575 [16AP]
      Nyi Nyi Aung: call for release by Burmese Government, H46 [13JA]
      Obama, President: evaluation of immigration policies, H5206 
        [30JN], H5307 [1JY], H6654-H6658 [14SE], H6858 [22SE]
      ------evaluation of national security policies, H4572 [16JN], 
        H7743, H7750 [30NO]
      ------evaluation of nuclear weapons policy, H5494 [1JY]
      OPIC: reauthorize programs (H.R. 5975), E2021 [1DE]
      Organization for Security and Co-operation in Europe: assuming 
        of chairmanship by Kazakhstan, E102 [27JA], E110 [29JA], E116 
        [2FE], E420 [19MR], E1823 [29SE]
      ------support and facilitate proposed summit, E102 [27JA]
      Pakistan: democratic, economic, social development, and security 
        assistance funding, H5738 [20JY]
      ------ensure inter-religious dialogue and protection of 
        religious freedom and related human rights for persons of all 
        faiths and nationalities (H. Res. 764), H4914 [29JN]
      ------express condolences and support for people affected by 
        flooding, E1555 [10AU], E1604 [14SE]
      ------U.S. policy, H6047 [27JY]
      Palestinians: reaffirm opposition to declaration of a 
        Palestinian state and support resolution of Israeli/
        Palestinian conflict (H. Res. 1734), E2193 [18DE]
      Peru: call for extradition of Evelyn Messich to Texas to face 
        intoxication manslauther charges, H2621 [15AP]
      Petroleum: U.S. dependence on foreign sources relative to 
        Venezuelan threat to discontinue oil supplies to the U.S., 
        H6166 [28JY]
      Poland: anniversary of Katyn Massacre by Soviet police, E808 
        [11MY]
      ------express sympathy to citizens and surviving families of 
        victims of airplane crash in Russia, solidarity with people 
        and Polish-American communities, and support for restoration 
        of leadership, H2478, H2479 [13AP], H2509 [14AP], E564, E568 
        [15AP], E586 [20AP]
      ------express sympathy to citizens and surviving families of 
        victims of airplane crash in Russia, solidarity with people 
        and Polish-American communities, and support for restoration 
        of leadership (H. Res. 1246), H2545-H2550, H2572, H2575 
        [14AP], E603 [21AP]
      ------moment of silence to honor citizens and surviving families 
        of victims of airplane crash in Russia, H2554 [14AP]
      ------recognize victims of airplane crash in Russia en route to 
        memorialize victims of Soviet police, express sympathy to 
        surviving families of both tragedies, and support restoration 
        of leadership, H2482 [13AP], H2554, H2557 [14AP], H2584 
        [15AP], E516 [13AP]
      Power resources: analysis of oil supplies and usage, H8022-H8027 
        [2DE], H8340-H8342 [14DE]
      Public debt: debt held by foreigners, H3758 [25MY], H6322 [29JY]
      Religion: importance of Christianity, H5980 [22JY]
      Romania: celebrate anniversary of relations with the U.S., 
        commend Romanian people on achievements, and reaffirm bonds of 
        trust and values with the U.S. (S. Con. Res. 67), H8976 
        [22DE], E2258 [29DE]
      Russia: express solidarity with human rights defenders (H. Res. 
        1539), E1379 [20JY]
      Rwanda: anniversary of genocide, E742 [4MY]
      South Mountain Peace Action (organization): tribute to ``Be 
        About Peace Day'', E454 [23MR]
      Special Inspector General for Afghanistan Reconstruction: 
        improve oversight of contractors in Afghanistan, H4041, H4043 
        [27MY]
      Sri Lanka: prohibit assistance under Foreign Military Financing 
        Program, E908 [20MY]
      ------recognize anniversary of end of civil war, provide for 
        resettlement of internally displaced persons, and call for 
        investigation of alleged war crimes, E887, E889 [19MY], E899, 
        E908 [20MY], E911 [21MY]
      Sudan: anniversary of Comprehensive Peace Agreement between 
        Sudan and the Sudan People's Liberation Movement/Army, E3 
        [12JA]
      ------declaration of martial law in Darfur, E808 [11MY]
      ------develop comprehensive strategy to address humanitarian 
        crisis in Darfur, H5974 [22JY]
      ------U.S. policy, H3182 [5MY], H3206 [6MY], H4218 [8JN], H5974 
        [22JY], E651 [26AP], E760 [5MY], E929 [25MY]
      Taiwan: anniversary of 2-28 incident, E238, E250 [25FE]
      ------continue to make defense articles and services available 
        in order to maintain a sufficient self-defense capability, 
        E1598 [14SE], E1755 [28SE]
      ------observance of National Day, E1693, E1700, E1705 [22SE], 
        E1719 [23SE], E1743 [24SE], E1766, E1770, E1774, E1778, E1788, 
        E1824, E1825, E1828, E1832, E1835, E1838, E1845, E1849, E1869 
        [29SE]
      ------U.S. policy, E541 [14AP], E659 [26AP]
      Taxation: impose an excise tax on currency transactions and use 
        funds to establish child care, global health care, and climate 
        change adaptation and mitigation trust funds (H.R. 5783), 
        E1371 [20JY]
      Terrorism: assess status of the war on terrorism, H13 [12JA], 
        H113, H131-H137 [13JA], H169, H170 [19JA], H455 [2FE], H3626 
        [19MY], H3727 [24MY], H3808 [25MY], H4402 [14JN], H5491 [1JY], 
        E994 [28MY], E2076 [7DE]
      Thailand: urge peaceful and democratic resolution of political 
        problems (H. Res. 1321), H5267-H5270 [30JN], E753 [5MY], E1340 
        [15JY]
      Transatlantic Legislators' Dialogue: tribute to meeting in San 
        Francisco, CA, E2181 [18DE]
      ------tribute to meetings in Madrid, Spain, E1249 [30JN]
      Treaties and agreements: importance of passing free trade 
        agreement with the Republic of Korea, H6050 [27JY]
      Turkey: allow certain claims of U.S. nationals against Turkey, 
        E1377 [20JY]
      ------observance of Republic Day, E1883, E1899 [15NO], E1914 
        [16NO], E1940 [17NO], E1961, E1964, E1984 [18NO], E1999 
        [29NO], E2058 [2DE]
      U.N.: anniversary of the adoption of the Beijing Declaration and 
        Platform for Action, E302 [4MR]
      U.N. Human Rights Council: election of Cuban ambassador as vice 
        president, H5822 [21JY]
      U.S.-Korea Trade Promotion Agreement: ratification, H3749 
        [25MY], H4089 [28MY], H5315 [1JY]
      U.S.-Mexico Parliamentary Exchange: report on congressional 
        delegation trip to Campeche, Mexico, H4442 [15JN]
      U.S.-Russian Strategic Arms Reduction Treaty (START): provide 
        for continued application of Protocol on Inspections and 
        Continuous Monitoring Activities following termination of such 
        Protocol (S. 2727), E575 [16AP]
      ------renewal, H2558, H2565-H2572 [14AP], H2671 [20AP], H2953 
        [28AP], H7579 [18NO], H7645 [30NO], H8918-H8920 [21DE]
      Uganda: condemn terrorist attacks in Kampala (H. Res. 1538), 
        H6086 [27JY], E1461 [28JY], E1478 [29JY]
      ------develop a strategy to support efforts to protect civilians 
        and eliminate threat posed by the Lord's Resistance Army and 
        authorize funds for relief, reconstruction, and transitional 
        justice (S. 1067), H3409-H3416 [12MY], E863, E864 [18MY]
      Ukraine: address restrictions on freedoms of speech and press, 
        E1265 [1JY]
      ------democracy efforts, H3844 [26MY]
      ------support continued political and economic development (H. 
        Res. 981), H49-H51 [13JA]
      United Kingdom: recognize close friendship and historical ties 
        with the U.S. (H. Res. 1303), H3416, H3417 [12MY]
      ------release of Saville Inquiry report on ``Bloody Sunday'' 
        incident resulting in deaths of civil rights protesters and 
        bystanders in Northern Ireland, E1303 [13JY]
      Vietnam: condemn human rights violations against villagers of 
        Con Dau in Da Nang, call for U.N. investigation, and urge the 
        Dept. of State to monitor such violations (H. Res. 1572), 
        E1671 [16SE]
      ------human rights violations, H47 [13JA], H6167 [28JY]
      ------release of political prisoner Nguyen Van Ly, H1524 [17MR]
      ------U.S. policy, E1452 [28JY]
      Vietnamese Conflict: anniversary of the fall of Saigon to 
        Communist forces, E715, E719 [29AP]
      ------provide for environmental cleanup and compensation of 
        victims due to Agent Orange exposure, E1452 [28JY]
      Water for the Poor Act: enhance implementation (H.R. 2030), 
        H7001 [28SE], H8333 [14DE], E2176 [16DE]
      Weapons: commend Obama administration's conducting of a 
        comprehensive review of U.S. policy on use of antipersonnel 
        landmines, E871 [18MY]
      White House Conference on Haiti: convene (H.R. 5006), E522 
        [13AP]
      WikiLeaks (Internet site): release of classified documents to 
        the news media, H7743-H7745 [30NO], H7760 [1DE], H8035 [7DE], 
        H8278 [9DE], E2044 [2DE]
      ------release of Dept. of Defense classified documents to the 
        news media related to Pakistan and Afghanistan, H6563 [30JY], 
        E1574 [10AU]
      World Refugee Day: observance, E1163 [22JN]
      ------reaffirm goals (H. Res. 1350), H4705-H4707 [23JN]
      World Trade Month: observance, H3281 [11MY]
      World Trade Week: observance, H3686 [20MY]
      World Tuberculosis Day: observance, E477 [24MR], E487 [25MR]
  Remarks in Senate
      Afghanistan: allocation of foreign aid, S7740 [29SE]
      ------effectiveness of Government and security forces, S8730 
        [10DE]
      ------promote empowerment of women, S3770 [14MY]
      ------report on U.S. counternarcotics strategy, S6512 [29JY]
      ------require a plan for the safe, orderly, and expeditious 
        redeployment of U.S. Armed Forces, S4181 [25MY], S4481, S4482 
        [27MY]
      ------require a plan for the safe, orderly, and expeditious 
        redeployment of U.S. Armed Forces (S. 3197), S2296 [14AP]
      ------strategy for continued U.S. military presence, S3634 
        [12MY], S5503, S5532 [29JN], S5647-S5651, S5676 [30JN], S6352 
        [28JY], S7460 [27SE], S7586 [28SE], S8730 [10DE], S10257-
        S10259 [15DE]
      Africa: democracy efforts and holding of elections in several 
        countries, S938 [2MR]
      Ahmadinejad, Mahmoud: speech at U.N., S3158 [5MY]
      America Creating Opportunities To Meaningfully Promote 
        Excellence in Technology, Education, and Science (America 
        COMPETES) Act: implementation, S4438 [26MY]
      Angola: U.S. policy, S5434 [24JN]
      Argentina: impact of debt default, S10404 [16DE]
      Armed Forces: develop and implement a plan for withdrawal of 
        troops from Afghanistan, S8968 [14DE], S11028 [22DE]
      ------tribute to members killed in military action in Iraq and 
        Afghanistan, S5779 [13JY]
      Association of Southeast Asian Nations (ASEAN): welcome leaders 
        to the U.S. for summit, broaden U.S. engagement, and reinforce 
        democracy efforts in Burma (S. Res. 640), S7426 [23SE]
      Aung San Suu Kyi: release by Burmese Government, S7947 [17NO]
      Burma: condemn continued detention of Aung San Suu Kyi, broaden 
        political participation, assess U.S. policy relative to human 
        rights violations, and call for a fair election process (S. 
        Res. 480), S3432 [7MY]
      Burmese Freedom and Democracy Act: approve renewal of import 
        restrictions (H.J. Res. 83), S6144-S6146 [22JY]
      ------approve renewal of import restrictions (H.J. Res. 83), 
        unanimous-consent agreement, S6119 [21JY]
      ------approve renewal of import restrictions (S.J. Res. 29), 
        S3169-S3171 [5MY], S3485 [10MY]
      Calderon Hinojosa, Felipe: recognize service to Mexico and 
        welcome to the U.S. (S. Res. 535), S4024 [19MY]
      Cayman Islands: assessment as a tax secrecy jurisdiction that 
        allows citizens and companies to avoid taxes and other 
        financial disclosures, S4721, S4723 [9JN]
      CFTC: require foreign boards of trade to register, S3531 [11MY], 
        S3702 [13MY], S4064 [20MY]
      China: ensure linguistic, cultural, and religious rights, call 
        for release of political and religious prisoners, and cease 
        harassment of Uighur people, S5106 [17JN]
      ------equalize trade practices and tariff rates with the U.S., 
        S413 [2FE]
      ------review normal trade relations status and provide for a 
        balanced trade relationship with the U.S., S7313 [22SE]
      ------U.S. policy, S7597, S7601 [28SE]
      Citizen Diplomacy Day: designate (S. Res. 603), S6546 [30JY], 
        S7095 [14SE]
      Civil liberties: reaffirm centrality of freedoms of expression 
        and press as cornerstones of U.S. foreign policy, encourage 
        international Internet freedom, and condemn cyber attacks and 
        censorship by China (S. Res. 405), S447 [2FE], S472 [4FE]
      Classified information: provide penalties for disclosure of 
        classified information related to certain intelligence 
        activities (S. 4004), S8399 [2DE]
      Colombia: recognize importance of passing free trade agreement, 
        S6835 [5AU]
      ------tribute to Corps of Engineers' efforts to assist in 
        aftermath of floods, S10923 [21DE]
      Committee on Homeland Security and Governmental Affairs 
        (Senate): cancellation of Subcommittee on Contracting 
        Oversight hearing on Afghanistan police training contract, 
        S1948, S1964 [24MR]
      Congress: accomplishments of the 111th Congress, S10951, S11060 
        [22DE]
      ------legislative priorities, S10422 [17DE]
      Crime: require reporting on certain information and 
        communications technologies of foreign countries and develop 
        action plans to improve capacity of certain countries to 
        combat cybercrime (S. 3155), S1875 [23MR]
      Cuba: call for release of political prisoners, S5949-S5951 
        [15JY]
      ------lift travel restrictions (S. 428), S1718 [18MR], S5808 
        [14JY], S5949-S5953 [15JY], S7702 [29SE]
      ------recognize life of political prisoner Orlando Zapata 
        Tamayo, who died in custody, and call for continued focus on 
        promotion of human rights in Cuba (S. Con. Res. 54), S1368 
        [10MR], S1755 [18MR]
      ------remove obstacles to legal sales of U.S. agricultural 
        commodities and end travel restrictions (S. 3112), S1496 
        [15MR]
      Cyprus: support reunification agreement, S6021, S6022 [20JY]
      Dept. of Defense: Afghanistan, Iraq, and Pakistan operations 
        funding, S4425 [26MY]
      ------close detention facility at Guantanamo Bay, Cuba, S3798 
        [17MY]
      ------Iraq Security Forces Fund funding, S7194 [20SE], S7236 
        [21SE]
      ------overseas military construction funding, S5762-S5764 
        [13JY], S7098 [15SE]
      ------provide for interrogation and detention of enemy 
        belligerents who commit hostile acts against the U.S. and 
        establish certain limitations on prosecution, S3077 [4MY]
      ------provide for interrogation and detention of enemy 
        belligerents who commit hostile acts against the U.S. and 
        establish certain limitations on prosecution (S. 3081), S1181 
        [4MR], S1217 [5MR]
      ------report on China's military power, S7736 [29SE]
      ------success of the Cooperative Threat Reduction Program, S2563 
        [22AP], S10357 [16DE]
      Dept. of Education: student foreign exchange and international 
        education programs funding, S237 [26JA]
      Dept. of Justice: prohibit funding for prosecution in Federal 
        courts of detainees from Guantanamo Bay, Cuba, S10937 [22DE]
      Dept. of State: international affairs funding, S237, S238 
        [26JA], S284 [28JA], S4506 [27MY]
      ------release of human rights report, S1514 [15MR]
      Dept. of State, foreign operations, and related programs: making 
        appropriations (H.R. 3081), S7703-S7715 [29SE]
      ------making appropriations (H.R. 3081), motion to proceed, 
        S7454 [24SE], S7693 [29SE]
      ------making appropriations (H.R. 3081), unanimous-consent 
        agreement, S7702 [29SE]
      ------making appropriations (H.R. 3081), unanimous-consent 
        request, S7711 [29SE]
      ------making appropriations (S. 3676), S6864 [5AU], S7168 [16SE]
      ------making emergency supplemental appropriations, S4129 [24MY]
      Dept. of the Treasury: identify misaligned currency and require 
        action to correct the misalignment (S. 3134), S5497-S5499 
        [28JN], S7477 [27SE], S7601 [28SE]
      Developing countries: increase U.S. financial and programmatic 
        contributions to promote economic opportunities for women (S. 
        1425), S1303 [9MR]
      Diseases: ensure U.S. global HIV/AIDS assistance prioritizes 
        saving lives by focusing on access to treatment (S. 3627), 
        S6085 [21JY]
      Durbin, Senator: report on congressional delegation trip to 
        Africa, S730-S732 [24FE]
      Education: importance of public diplomacy, S10926 [21DE]
      Egypt: extension of emergency law, S4141 [24MY]
      El Salvador: human rights violations, S4506 [27MY]
      Foreign aid: strengthen capacity, transparency, and 
        accountability of U.S. foreign assistance programs to 
        effectively adapt and respond to new challenges (S. 1524), 
        S560 [11FE]
      ------women's empowerment funding, S1303 [9MR]
      Foreign countries: report on congressional delegation trip to 
        Afghanistan and Pakistan, S2348-S2351 [15AP]
      Foreign trade: improve importation requirement system for 
        conflict diamonds, S6074 [21JY]
      ------recognize importance of trade to the U.S. economy and the 
        importance of passing free trade agreements with Colombia, the 
        Republic of Korea, and Panama, S5053 [17JN], S6487 [29JY], 
        S7334 [22SE]
      ------U.S. deficit, S5807 [14JY], S7406 [23SE], S7467 [27SE]
      Freedom of the press: highlight and promote worldwide (H.R. 
        3714), S2981 [29AP]
      Global Internet Freedom Caucus: formation and agenda, S2109 
        [25MR]
      Greece: independence anniversary, S2110 [25MR]
      ------independence anniversary (S. Res. 464), S1816 [22MR]
      Guatemala: importance of Guatemalan Presidential selection of 
        Attorney General relative to criminal and human rights issues, 
        S2371 [15AP]
      Guinea: condemn assault of women and killing of political 
        protesters, support inquiry into, and prosecution for, 
        violence, and consider punitive measures against officials 
        found to be complicit (S. Res. 345), S673, S674 [22FE]
      ------elections, S4934 [15JN]
      Hague Convention on International Recovery of Child Support and 
        Family Maintenance: ratification, S7719 [29SE]
      Haiti: authorize appropriations to promote long-term, 
        sustainable rebuilding and development (S. 3317), S4571 [28MY]
      ------express that domestic servitude of children should end, 
        S4204 [25MY]
      ------use of disaster relief funding for education and 
        rebuilding schools, S4203 [25MY], S4434 [26MY]
      Helsinki Final Act: anniversary (S.J. Res. 37), S6585 [2AU]
      History: recognize the importance of the American values of 
        liberty, democracy, and free markets, S8980 [14DE]
      Holbrooke, Richard C.: tribute (H. Con. Res. 335), S10696, 
        S10697 [18DE]
      Honduras: acknowledge and support duly elected President, S1217 
        [5MR]
      Human rights: ensure that U.S. policy reflects appropriate 
        understanding and sensitivity, S939 [2MR]
      ------ensure that U.S. policy reflects appropriate understanding 
        and sensitivity on human rights, ethnic cleansing, and 
        genocide documented in U.S. record on the Armenian Genocide, 
        S2637 [26AP]
      ------prevent and mitigate acts of genocide and other mass 
        atrocities against civilians and support and encourage a whole 
        of government approach to prevent such acts (S. Con. Res. 71), 
        S11054, S11056 [22DE]
      Immigration: enhance ability to track foreign nationals who 
        overstay their visa, S5388-S5390 [24JN]
      ------require Federal payment of costs incurred by State or 
        local governments in defending a State or local immigration 
        law that survives a constitutional challenge in Federal court 
        (S. 3593), S5966 [15JY]
      Indonesia: tribute to Library of Congress regional overseas 
        office in Jakarta, S855 [1MR]
      Intelligence services: address CIA use of certain interrogation 
        techniques, S7935 [17NO]
      ------analysis and recommendations for improvements to enhance 
        national security, S7934-S7938 [17NO]
      International Commission Against Impunity in Guatemala: reaffirm 
        commitment to mission, S5311 [23JN]
      International law: dispute between Japan and China over 
        sovereignty of Senkaku Islands, S7597 [28SE]
      ------hold surviving Nazi war criminals accountable for war 
        crimes, genocide, and crimes against humanity committed during 
        World War II by encouraging foreign prosecution and 
        extradition (S. 1704), S2370 [15AP]
      Iran: address increasing relationship with Venezuela, S3059 
        [4MY], S4633-S4636 [8JN]
      ------call for release of detained U.S. hikers, S1747 [18MR]
      ------call for release of detained U.S. hikers (S. Res. 604), 
        S6595 [2AU]
      ------commend democracy and human rights advocates, support 
        freedom of speech, and renew focus on human rights violations 
        as found in the International Covenant on Civil and Political 
        Rights (S. Res. 415), S548, S589-S592 [11FE]
      ------condemn restrictions on freedoms of speech, the press, 
        expression, and assembly, human rights abuses, and censorship, 
        and support access to the Internet and personal communication 
        services, S2109 [25MR]
      ------establish a program to support a transition to a freely 
        elected, open democracy (S. 3008), S8050 [18NO]
      ------facilitate release of detained U.S. hikers, S760 [25FE]
      ------impact of presence in Latin American countries, S1217-
        S1220 [5MR]
      ------impose sanctions, provide for State and local government 
        divestment of assets, and identify locations of concern 
        relative to transshipment, reexportation, or diversion of 
        certain sensitive items (S. 2799), S209 [26JA], S324-S332 
        [28JA], S353 [29JA], S8050 [18NO]
      ------impose sanctions on those complicit in human rights abuses 
        committed against citizens or their families after the June 
        12, 2009, political processes (S. 3022), S703 [23FE]
      ------mark anniversary of Presidential election, support 
        citizens' pursuit of basic freedoms, and condemn ongoing human 
        rights abuses (S. Res. 551), S4893 [14JN]
      Iraq: assessment of war and reconstruction efforts, S1256 [8MR]
      ------elections, S1256 [8MR]
      ------recognize positive effect of upcoming parliamentary 
        elections on political reconciliation and democratic 
        institutions (S. Res. 437), S1129 [4MR]
      Israel: call for immediate and unconditional release of Gilad 
        Shalit held captive by Hamas (S. Res. 571), S5497 [28JN]
      ------support right of self-defense against imminent military or 
        nuclear threat from Iran and other countries and 
        organizations, S6152 [22JY]
      ------support right of self-defense and condemn outside efforts 
        to break blockade of Gaza, S5242 [22JN]
      ------support right of self-defense and condemn outside efforts 
        to break blockade of Gaza, Hamas' rejection of Middle East 
        peace processes, and Iran's support of Hamas (S. Res. 548), 
        S5409, S5410 [24JN], S5495 [28JN]
      Japan: commemorate anniversary of U.S.-Japan Treaty of Mutual 
        Cooperation and Security and express appreciation for 
        enhancing peace, prosperity, and security in the Asia-Pacific 
        region (S. Res. 564), S5630 [29JN]
      ------support increased market access for exports of U.S. beef 
        and beef products (S. Res. 452), S1463 [11MR]
      Karzai, Hamid: U.S. visit by Afghan President, S3682 [13MY], 
        S3769-S3772 [14MY]
      Komorowski, Bronislaw: U.S. visit by Polish President, S8635 
        [8DE]
      Korea, Democratic People's Republic of: condemn unprovoked 
        military attack against South Korea and reaffirm alliance with 
        South Korea (S. Res. 693), S8443 [2DE]
      Korean War: anniversary and U.S.-Korea alliance reaffirmation 
        (S.J. Res. 32), S5044 [16JN]
      Kosor, Jadranka: U.S. visit by Croatian Prime Minister, S3982 
        [19MY]
      Kyrgyzstan: call for investigation and prevention of violence, 
        support humanitarian relief efforts, and strengthen democratic 
        institutions and respect for human rights (S. Res. 566), S5463 
        [25JN], S5954 [15JY]
      Latin America: reaffirm U.S. commitment to democracy, S1217 
        [5MR]
      Law enforcement: expand Operation Streamline to Tucson, AZ, 
        sector to increase prosecution and imprisonment of illegal 
        border crossers, S4475-S4479 [27MY], S4567 [28MY], S4599 
        [7JN], S6839, S6840 [5AU]
      Levin, Senator: report on congressional delegation trip to 
        Afghanistan and Pakistan, S5842 [14JY]
      ------report on trip to Afghanistan, S323 [28JA]
      Lithuania: anniversary (S. Res. 442), S1207 [4MR], S1225 [5MR]
      Macedonia: tribute to partnership with Vermont National Guard 
        (S. Res. 673), S7839 [29SE]
      Marshall Islands: provide supplemental ex gratia compensation 
        for impacts of the U.S. nuclear testing program (S. 2941), S54 
        [20JA]
      Middle East: Israeli/Palestinian peace initiatives, S2418 
        [19AP], S2485 [21AP], S7745 [29SE]
      ------Israeli/Palestinian peace initiatives relative to recent 
        Israeli announcement of housing settlement construction in 
        disputed areas, S1497-S1499 [15MR], S1588 [16MR]
      Mining and mineral resources: promote exploration for and 
        development of rare earth elements and reestablish competitive 
        supply chain for rare earth materials (S. 4031), S10442, 
        S10443 [17DE]
      National Criminal Justice Commission: establish (S. 714), S6353 
        [28JY], S7597 [28SE]
      National security: counterterrorism initiatives funding, S10884 
        [21DE]
      ------deploy National Guard to assist U.S.-Mexico border control 
        activities, S4182 [25MY], S4417-S4420, S4422, S4429-S4432 
        [26MY], S4475-S4479 [27MY], S4567 [28MY]
      ------improve border security, S4599 [7JN], S5388-S5390 [24JN], 
        S10657 [18DE]
      ------improve border security through reductions in unobligated 
        appropriations under the American Recovery and Reinvestment 
        Act, S4183-S4185, S4193, S4194 [25MY], S4417-S4420, S4423, 
        S4429-S4432 [26MY], S4475-S4481 [27MY], S4567 [28MY]
      Natural Resource Charter: tribute, S2472 [20AP]
      Natural resources: strengthen U.S. capacity to lead 
        international community in reversing renewable natural 
        resource degradation trends (S. 3508), S5113 [17JN]
      Nepal: denial of safe passage to Tibetan refugees, S6864 [5AU]
      Northern Ireland: reaffirm support for continued implementation 
        of the Good Friday Agreement as the framework for peaceful 
        settlement of the conflict, S534 [9FE]
      Nuclear energy: improve and underscore importance of 
        international nuclear safety cooperation for operating power 
        reactors and support Convention on Nuclear Safety efforts (S. 
        3922), S7812 [29SE]
      Nuclear weapons: assessment of the Nuclear Security Summit, 
        S2332 [15AP]
      ------proliferation, S689-S691 [23FE], S2332 [15AP]
      Obama, President: evaluation of administration, S18-S21 [20JA]
      ------evaluation of administration relative to counterterrorism 
        policy, S551 [11FE], S732, S734 [24FE]
      ------evaluation of counterterrorism policy, S3405 [7MY]
      ------evaluation of nuclear weapons policy, S3980 [19MY]
      Pakistan: promote strengthening of the private sector (S. 3665), 
        S6521 [29JY]
      Poland: express sympathy to citizens and surviving families of 
        victims of airplane crash in Russia, solidarity with people 
        and Polish-American communities, and support for restoration 
        of leadership (S. Res. 479), S2251-S2254 [14AP]
      ------moment of silence to honor citizens and surviving families 
        of victims of airplane crash in Russia, S2251 [14AP]
      ------recognize victims of airplane crash in Russia en route to 
        memorialize victims of Soviet police, express sympathy to 
        surviving families of both tragedies, and support restoration 
        of leadership, S2185-S2187 [12AP]
      ------recognize victims of airplane crash in Russia en route to 
        memorialize victims of Soviet police, express sympathy to 
        surviving families of both tragedies, and support restoration 
        of leadership (S. Res. 476), S2212 [12AP]
      ------tribute to relations with U.S., S8635 [8DE]
      Portugal: express condolences and support for people affected by 
        natural disasters on Madeira Island and commend rescue efforts 
        of those who responded to such disasters (S. Res. 436), S1129 
        [4MR]
      Protocol Amending Tax Convention With New Zealand: ratification, 
        S5976 [15JY]
      Public debt: debt held by foreigners, S1332 [10MR]
      Public diplomacy: importance, S1335 [10MR]
      Romania: celebrate anniversary of relations with the U.S., 
        commend Romanian people on achievements, and reaffirm bonds of 
        trust and values with the U.S. (S. Con. Res. 67), S5716 [30JN]
      Russia: characterize trial of Mikhail Khodorkovsky and Platon 
        Lebedev as a politically-motivated case of selective arrest 
        and prosecution that serves as a test of the rule of law and 
        Russian judicial independence, S8635 [8DE], S10336-S10343 
        [16DE]
      ------characterize trial of Mikhail Khodorkovsky and Platon 
        Lebedev as a politically-motivated case of selective arrest 
        and prosecution that serves as a test of the rule of law and 
        Russian judicial independence (S. Res. 189), S5179-S5182 
        [21JN]
      ------human rights violations, S7915 [17NO], S10339-S10343 
        [16DE]
      ------impact of sanctions on Iran, S4510 [27MY]
      ------recognize democracy efforts, support further reforms, and 
        encourage continued protection of human rights and civil 
        liberties, S1643 [17MR]
      Serbia: commend democracy efforts, urge European Union decision 
        on membership application, welcome NATO Partnership for Peace 
        Program membership, and urge capture and transfer of indicted 
        war criminals (S. Res. 483), S2529 [21AP]
      Somalia: develop a comprehensive strategy to ensure stability 
        (S. Res. 573), S7770, S7771 [29SE]
      ------U.S. policy, S4613 [7JN]
      Specter, Senator: report on congressional delegation trip to 
        China, Vietnam, and Taiwan, S7126-S7130 [15SE], S7165 [16SE]
      ------report on congressional delegation trip to Colombia, S7232 
        [21SE]
      ------report on congressional delegation trip to Cyprus, Syria, 
        India, Afghanistan, and Morocco, S761 [25FE]
      ------report on congressional delegation trip to Czech Republic, 
        Israel, Syria, and Croatia, S6349 [28JY]
      Sudan: call for peace in Darfur region, S3534 [11MY]
      ------urge full implementation of the Comprehensive Peace 
        Agreement, S3534 [11MY]
      Taiwan: continue to make defense articles and services available 
        in order to maintain a sufficient self-defense capability, 
        S1613 [16MR]
      ------observance of National Day, S7746 [29SE]
      Tax Convention With Malta: ratification, S5976 [15JY]
      Terrorism: assess status of the war on terrorism, S110-S112 
        [21JA], S560 [11FE], S6558 [2AU], S7934 [17NO]
      Thailand: urge peaceful and democratic resolution of political 
        problems (S. Res. 538), S4161 [24MY]
      Treaties and agreements: removal of injunction of secrecy, S3766 
        [13MY], S5631 [29JN], S7910 [15NO]
      ------resolutions of ratification considered and ratified en 
        bloc, S7719 [29SE]
      ------treatment of Iran, Syria, and Israel in report from Treaty 
        on the Non-Proliferation of Nuclear Weapons conference, S6152 
        [22JY]
      Turkey: U.S. policy, S5304 [23JN]
      U.S.-Russian Strategic Arms Reduction Treaty (START): amend 
        preamble to acknowledge interrelationship between nonstrategic 
        and strategic offensive arms, S10685 [18DE], S10706-S10724 
        [19DE]
      ------amend preamble to strike language relative to 
        interrelationship between strategic offensive arms and 
        strategic defensive arms, S10459-S10476, S10481-S10492 [17DE], 
        S10670, S10671, S10673-S10675, S10679-S10685 [18DE], S10774 
        [20DE]
      ------clarify definition of rail-mobile missiles, S10894-S10899 
        [21DE]
      ------impact on national security and nuclear proliferation 
        activities by other countries, S3779-S3781 [14MY], S4123-S4128 
        [24MY], S10780-S10782 [20DE]
      ------increase number of certain inspections allowed, S10726-
        S10730 [19DE], S10777, S10787, S10788, S10790, S10795-S10799 
        [20DE]
      ------limit deployment of nuclear-armed sea-launched cruise 
        missiles, S10906-S10909 [21DE]
      ------modify deployed delivery vehicle limits, S10782-S10786, 
        S10788-S10790, S10797-S10801 [20DE]
      ------prohibit constraints on U.S. ability to develop missile 
        defense systems, S10483, S10485-S10492 [17DE], S10803 [20DE], 
        S10951, S10957, S10961, S10965-S10967 [22DE]
      ------provide for continued application of Protocol on 
        Inspections and Continuous Monitoring Activities following 
        termination of such Protocol (S. 2727), S5213 [21JN]
      ------provide for return of stolen U.S. military equipment, 
        S10899-S10903 [21DE]
      ------renewal, S2541, S2563-S2566 [22AP], S2999-S3001 [30AP], 
        S4170 [25MY], S4841-S4843 [10JN], S5144-S5146 [18JN], S7008 
        [13SE], S7874, S7875 [15NO], S7914-S7916 [17NO], S8052 [18NO], 
        S8208, S8214-S8219 [29NO], S8275-S8277 [30NO], S8327, S8329, 
        S8331, S8336, S8337, S8339 [1DE], S8357-S8362, S8366, S8392 
        [2DE], S8689 [9DE], S10265-S10279 [15DE], S10312, S10316-
        S10359, S10367-S10384 [16DE], S10422-S10438, S10440, S10454-
        S10495 [17DE], S10670, S10671, S10673-S10675, S10679-S10685 
        [18DE], S10706-S10724, S10726-S10730, S10771 [19DE], S10774-
        S10805 [20DE], S10850-S10852, S10857-S10865, S10871-S10875, 
        S10888, S10891-S10919 [21DE], S10938-S10980, S10982-S10986 
        [22DE]
      ------renewal, motion to proceed, S10261 [15DE]
      ------renewal, unanimous-consent agreement, S10308 [15DE], 
        S10914 [21DE]
      ------renewal negotiations, S689-S691 [23FE], S1305 [9MR], 
        S1728-S1730 [18MR]
      ------require annual report of Bilateral Consultative Commission 
        activities, S7257 [21SE]
      ------require annual report on nuclear weapon modernization 
        plan, S10851 [21DE]
      ------require concurrent implementation of nuclear weapon 
        modernization plan, S7257 [21SE], S10326-S10328 [16DE], S10804 
        [20DE], S10850, S10860-S10865, S10917 [21DE], S10949 [22DE]
      ------require parties to enter into negotiations to address 
        disparity between the nonstrategic nuclear weapons stockpiles 
        of the parties, S10719 [19DE], S10792, S10794, S10802 [20DE], 
        S10915 [21DE]
      ------require Presidential certification communicating U.S. 
        policy to continue development and deployment of U.S. missile 
        defense systems including certain system improvements, S10953-
        S10957 [22DE]
      ------require Presidential certification of nuclear weapons 
        complex and delivery systems modernization, S10376 [16DE], 
        S10939 [22DE]
      ------require Russian cooperation with U.S. and international 
        efforts to prevent Iranian development of nuclear weapons 
        capability, S10916, S10917 [21DE]
      ------require that provisions adopted in the Bilateral 
        Consultative Commission that affect substantive rights or 
        obligations must be submitted to the Senate for review, 
        S10904-S10906, S10912 [21DE]
      ------restrict use of warhead covers that interfere with Type 
        One inspections and require telemetric exchanges on deployed 
        ballistic missile systems, S10909-S10913 [21DE]
      ------tribute to efforts of executive and military officials and 
        Senate staff, S10950 [22DE]
      Uganda: develop a strategy to support efforts to protect 
        civilians and eliminate threat posed by the Lord's Resistance 
        Army and authorize funds for relief, reconstruction, and 
        transitional justice (S. 1067), S233 [26JA], S409 [2FE], S822 
        [26FE], S1258 [8MR], S1409, S1411 [10MR], S3532 [11MY]
      ------express that the ``Anti-Homosexuality Bill'' under 
        consideration, imposing long term imprisonment and the death 
        penalty for certain acts, threatens the protection of 
        fundamental human rights (S. Res. 409), S2249 [13AP]
      ------U.S. policy, S6580 [2AU]
      United Kingdom: release of a report following Saville Inquiry 
        into ``Bloody Sunday'' incident resulting in the deaths of 
        civil rights protesters and bystanders in Northern Ireland, 
        S5433 [24JN]
      Vietnamese Conflict: anniversary of the fall of Saigon to 
        Communist forces, S2995 [30AP]
      ------provide for environmental cleanup and compensation of 
        victims due to Agent Orange exposure, S7168 [16SE]
      Water for the Poor Act: enhance implementation (S. 624), S7222-
        S7224 [20SE]
      Weapons: commend Obama administration's conducting of a 
        comprehensive review of U.S. policy on use of antipersonnel 
        landmines, S3864 [18MY]
      WikiLeaks (Internet site): release of classified documents to 
        the news media, S8270 [30NO]
      ------release of Dept. of Defense classified documents to the 
        news media related to Pakistan and Afghanistan, S6567 [2AU]
      World Refugee Day: observance, S5104-S5106 [17JN]
      World Tuberculosis Day: support goals (S. Res. 454), S2015 
        [24MR]
      Yemen: implement a strategy to address instability and deny 
        terrorists a safe haven (S. Res. 400), S356 [29JA]
      Zimbabwe: update U.S. policy and authorities to help advance a 
        genuine transition to democracy and promote recovery (S. 
        3297), S3093-S3095 [4MY]
  Reports
      Defense Planning--DOD Needs To Review the Costs and Benefits of 
        Basing Alternatives for Army Forces in Europe: John H. 
        Pendleton, GAO, S7099-S7102 [15SE]
      Freedom in the World--Western Sahara: Freedom House, Inc., E1524 
        [30JY]
      New Start Treaty Framework and Nuclear Force Structure Plans: 
        Dept. of Defense, S10861-S10863 [21DE]
      Nonstrategic Nuclear Weapons: Amy F. Woolf, Congressional 
        Research Service (excerpt), S10716 [19DE]
      Progress Toward Security and Stability in Afghanistan: Dept. of 
        Defense, S3772 [14MY]
  Reports filed
      Burmese Freedom and Democracy Act Import Restrictions Renewal: 
        Committee on Finance (Senate) (S.J. Res. 29) (S. Rept. 111-
        279), S6882 [5AU]
      Burmese Freedom and Democracy Act Renewal of Import Restrictions 
        Approval: Committee on Finance (Senate) (S.J. Res. 29), S5849 
        [14JY]
      Child Protection Compact Act: Committee on Foreign Relations 
        (Senate) (S. 3184) (S. Rept. 111-337), S7615 [28SE]
      Congratulate China for Hosting Shanghai 2010 Expo, Recognize 
        Role in Opening Up China, and Call for USA Pavillion Operators 
        To Maximize Opportunity To Showcase U.S. Attributes: Committee 
        on Foreign Relations (Senate) (S. Res. 532), S4211 [25MY]
      Consideration of H.R. 2378, Currency Reform for Fair Trade Act: 
        Committee on Rules (House) (H. Res. 1674) (H. Rept. 111-648), 
        H7388 [29SE]
      Consideration of Senate Amendments to H.R. 3081, Continuing 
        Appropriations: Committee on Rules (House) (H. Res. 1682) (H. 
        Rept. 111-655), H7388 [29SE]
      Currency Reform for Fair Trade Act: Committee on Ways and Means 
        (House) (H.R. 2378) (H. Rept. 111-646), H7153, H7210 [28SE]
      Dept. of State, Foreign Operations, and Related Programs 
        Appropriations: Committee on Appropriations (Senate) (S. 3676) 
        (S. Rept. 111-237), S6519 [29JY]
      Dept. of State Authorization of Certain Authorities To Improve 
        Diplomacy and Oversight and Address Certain Foreign Service 
        and Consular Services Issues: Committee on Foreign Relations 
        (Senate) (S. 2971) (S. Rept. 111-301), S7420 [23SE]
      Develop a Comprehensive Strategy To Ensure Stability of Somalia: 
        Committee on Foreign Relations (Senate) (S. Res. 573), S7442 
        [24SE]
      Ensure That U.S. Policy Reflects Understanding and Sensitivity 
        on Human Rights, Ethnic Cleansing, and Genocide in U.S. Record 
        on Armenian Genocide: Committee on Foreign Affairs (House) (H. 
        Res. 252) (H. Rept. 111-622), H6878 [22SE]
      Express That the Uganda Anti-Homosexuality Bill Under 
        Consideration Imposing Imprisonment and Death Penalty for 
        Certain Acts Threatens Protection of Fundamental Human Rights: 
        Committee on Foreign Relations (Senate) (S. Res. 409), S2240 
        [13AP]
      Foreign Assistance Revitalization and Accountability Act: 
        Committee on Foreign Relations (Senate) (S. 1524) (S. Rept. 
        111-122), S438 [2FE]
      Hague Convention on International Recovery of Child Support and 
        Family Maintenance: Committee on Foreign Relations (Senate) 
        (Exec. Rept. 111-2), S154 [22JA]
      Haiti Empowerment, Assistance, and Rebuilding Act: Committee on 
        Foreign Relations (Senate) (S. 3317) (S. Rept. 111-225), S5993 
        [19JY]
      Helsinki Final Act Anniversary: Committee on Foreign Relations 
        (Senate) (S.J. Res. 37), S10929 [21DE]
      Merida Initiative To Combat Illicit Narcotics and Reduce 
        Organized Crime Submission of a Report on Effects on U.S. 
        Border Security: Committee on Homeland Security (House) (H.R. 
        3239) (H. Rept. 111-429), H1219 [9MR]
      National Criminal Justice Commission Act: Committee on the 
        Judiciary (Senate) (S. 714), S3358 [6MY]
      OAS Revitalization and Reform Act: Committee on Foreign 
        Relations (Senate) (S. 3087) (S. Rept. 111-205), S4849 [10JN]
      Pakistani-American Enterprise Fund Act: Committee on Foreign 
        Relations (Senate) (S. 3665) (S. Rept. 111-352), S8128 [19NO]
      Prevent and Mitigate Acts of Genocide and Other Mass Atrocities 
        Against Civilians and Support and Encourage a Whole of 
        Government Approach To Prevent Such Acts: Committee on Foreign 
        Relations (Senate) (S. Con. Res. 71), S10929 [21DE]
      Protocol Amending Tax Convention With New Zealand: Committee on 
        Foreign Relations (Senate) (Exec. Rept. 111-3), S5698 [30JN]
      Republic of the Marshall Islands Supplemental Nuclear 
        Compensation Act: Committee on Energy and Natural Resources 
        (Senate) (S. 2941) (S. Rept. 111-268), S6882 [5AU]
      Tax Convention With Malta: Committee on Foreign Relations 
        (Senate) (Exec. Rept. 111-1), S5698 [30JN]
      Travel Restriction Reform and Export Enhancement Act: Committee 
        on Agriculture (House) (H.R. 4645) (H. Rept. 111-653), H7388 
        [29SE]
      Treaty on Plant Genetic Resources for Food and Agriculture: 
        Committee on Foreign Relations (Senate) (Exec. Rept. 111-7), 
        S10303 [15DE]
      Treaty on the Non-Proliferation of Nuclear Weapons Anniversary: 
        Committee on Foreign Relations (Senate) (S. Res. 446), S2240 
        [13AP]
      Treaty With Russia for Further Reduction and Limitation of 
        Strategic Offensive Arms (New START Treaty): Committee on 
        Foreign Relations (Senate) (Exec. Rept. 111-6), S7965 [17NO]
      Treaty With Rwanda Concerning Encouragement and Reciprocal 
        Protection of Investment: Committee on Foreign Relations 
        (Senate) (Exec. Rept. 111-8), S11037 [22DE]
      Treaty With the United Kingdom Concerning Defense Trade 
        Conperation and Treaty With Australia Concerning Defense Trade 
        Cooperation: Committee on Foreign Relations (Senate) (Exec. 
        Rept. 111-5), S7442 [24SE]
      Victims of Torture Treatment Programs Funding: Committee on 
        Foreign Relations (Senate) (S. 2839) (S. Rept. 111-186), S3715 
        [13MY]
      Water for the World Act: Committee on Foreign Relations (Senate) 
        (S. 624) (S. Rept. 111-185), S3715 [13MY]
      Yemen Strategy Implementation To Address Instability and Deny 
        Terrorists a Safe Haven: Committee on Foreign Relations 
        (Senate) (S. Res. 400), S1458 [11MR]
      Zimbabwe Transition to Democracy and Economic Recovery Act: 
        Committee on Foreign Relations (Senate) (S. 3297) (S. Rept. 
        111-369), S10303 [15DE]
  Resolutions of ratification
      Hague Convention on International Recovery of Child Support and 
        Family Maintenance, S154 [22JA], S7720 [29SE]
      Protocol Amending Tax Convention With New Zealand, S5698 [30JN], 
        S5976 [15JY]
      Tax Convention With Malta, S5698 [30JN], S5976 [15JY]
      Treaty on Plant Genetic Resources for Food and Agriculture, 
        S10303 [15DE]
      Treaty With Australia Concerning Defense Trade Cooperation, 
        S7444-S7446 [24SE], S7722 [29SE]
      Treaty With Russia for Further Reduction and Limitation of 
        Strategic Offensive Arms (New START Treaty), S7965-S7968 
        [17NO], S10982-S10985 [22DE]
      Treaty With Rwanda Concerning Encouragement and Reciprocal 
        Protection of Investment, S11037 [22DE]
      Treaty With the United Kingdom Concerning Defense Trade 
        Cooperation, S7442-S7444 [24SE], S7720 [29SE]
  Statements
      Congressional Delegation Trip to China, Vietnam, and Taiwan: 
        Senator Specter, S7165 [16SE]
      His Holiness Offers His Condolences to the Victims of the 
        Earthquake in Kyigudo: Dalai Lama, dalailama.com (Internet 
        site), H3614 [19MY]
      His Holiness the Dalai Lama Eager To Visit Earthquake Affected 
        Area: Dalai Lama, dalailama.com (Internet site), H3614 [19MY]
      Mikhail Khodorkovsky--Full Transcript of His Final Words: 
        Mikhail B. Khodorkovsky, S10342 [16DE]
      Presidential Authority To Waive Sanctions on Certain Persons 
        From Countries Cooperating With U.S. and International Efforts 
        To Constrain Iran's Nuclear Weapons Capability: Representative 
        Berman and Senator Dodd, H4851 [24JN]
      Report on Congressional Delegation Trip to Cyprus, Syria, India, 
        Afghanistan, and Morocco: Senator Specter, S762-S765 [25FE]
      Report on Congressional Delegation Trip to Czech Republic, 
        Israel, Syria, and Croatia: Senator Specter, S6349 [28JY]
      Transatlantic Legislators' Dialogue 68th Meeting of Delegations 
        From the U.S. and the European Parliament: Several Delegates, 
        E1249 [30JN]
      Transatlantic Legislators' Dialogue 69th Meeting of Delegations 
        From the U.S. and the European Parliament: Several Delegates, 
        E2181 [18DE]
  Summaries
      Dept. of State Country Report on Human Rights Practices in 
        Russia (excerpt), S1643 [17MR]
      Water for the World Act (H.R. 2030), H8502 [15DE]
  Tables
      Operation Iraqi Freedom U.S. casualty status, H5395 [1JY]
      Pay-as-you-go effects of H.J. Res. 83, Burmese Freedom and 
        Democracy Act import restrictions renewal approval, H5615 
        [14JY]
      Pay-as-you-go effects of H.R. 5143, National Criminal Justice 
        Commission Act, H6159 [27JY]
      Southwest border other-than-Mexican apprehensions by country of 
        citizenship, S4476 [27MY]
      Ten year projections for weapons stockpile and infrastructure 
        costs, S10851 [21DE]
  Texts of
      H. Con. Res. 335, tribute to Richard C. Holbrooke, H8613 [17DE]
      H. Res. 873, U.S. consulate in Kurdistan region establishment, 
        H3615 [19MY]
      H. Res. 981, support continued political and economic 
        development of Ukraine, H49 [13JA]
      H. Res. 1013, condemn violent suppression of legitimate 
        political dissent and human rights abuses in Guinea, H241 
        [20JA]
      H. Res. 1032, assist Mexico in fighting drug cartels and curbing 
        violence against Mexican and U.S. citizens, H1190 [9MR]
      H. Res. 1107, Greece independence anniversary, H1195 [9MR]
      H. Res. 1215, support Bangladesh return to democracy, H2413 
        [25MR]
      H. Res. 1303, recognize United Kingdom's close friendship and 
        historical ties with the U.S., H3416 [12MY]
      H. Res. 1321, urge peaceful and democratic resolution of 
        political problems in Thailand, H5267 [30JN]
      H. Res. 1324, express condolences to victims and support 
        recovery efforts following earthquake in China's Qinghai 
        province, H3613 [19MY]
      H. Res. 1326, condemn abduction of U.S. children to Japan, 
        return such children to custodial parent or original 
        jurisdiction for a custody determination, and provide parents 
        access to their children, H7043 [28SE]
      H. Res. 1350, reaffirm goals of World Refugee Day, H4705 [23JN]
      H. Res. 1359, call for immediate and unconditional release of 
        Gilad Shalit held captive by Hamas, H4713 [23JN]
      H. Res. 1402, Citizen Diplomacy Day, H8048 [7DE]
      H. Res. 1405, commend independence anniversary of several 
        African nations, H5270 [30JN]
      H. Res. 1457, mark anniversary of Iranian Presidential election, 
        support citizens' pursuit of basic freedoms, and condemn 
        ongoing human rights abuses and continued pursuit of nuclear 
        weapons capability, H4716 [23JN]
      H. Res. 1464, commemorate anniversary of U.S.-Japan Treaty of 
        Mutual Cooperation and Security and express appreciation to 
        Japan for enhancing peace, prosperity, and security in the 
        Asia-Pacific region, H4709 [23JN]
      H. Res. 1465, reaffirm longstanding friendship and alliance 
        between Colombia and the U.S., recognize commitment to the 
        democratic process, and congratulate President-elect Juan 
        Manuel Santos, H4711 [23JN]
      H. Res. 1516, World War II conclusion anniversary and tribute to 
        Armed Forces members for service in Iraq and Afghanistan, 
        H5754 [20JY]
      H. Res. 1538, condemn terrorist attacks in Kampala, Uganda, 
        H6086 [27JY]
      H. Res. 1674, consideration of H.R. 847, 9/11 Health and 
        Compensation Act, H.R. 2378, Currency Reform for Fair Trade 
        Act, and Senate amendment to H.R. 2701, intelligence services 
        appropriations, H7219 [29SE]
      H. Res. 1682, consideration of Senate amendments to H.R. 3081, 
        continuing appropriations, H7364 [29SE]
      H. Res. 1751, express condolences to families of victims of 
        forest fire in Israel, H8056 [7DE]
      H. Res. 1765, support a negotiated solution to the Israeli/
        Palestinian conflict and condemn unilateral measures to 
        declare or recognize a Palestinian state, H8466 [15DE]
      H.J. Res. 83, Burmese Freedom and Democracy Act import 
        restrictions renewal approval, H5565 [14JY]
      H.J. Res. 86, Korean War anniversary and U.S.-Korea alliance 
        reaffirmation, H4559 [16JN]
      H.R. 1875, Emergency Trade Deficit Commission establishment, 
        H6183-H6185 [28JY]
      H.R. 2378, Currency Reform for Fair Trade Act, H7259 [29SE]
      H.R. 3081, continuing appropriations, H7372-H7375 [29SE]
      H.R. 5143, National Criminal Justice Commission Act, H6129-H6131 
        [27JY]
      H.R. 5327, U.S.-Israel Missile Defense Cooperation and Support 
        Act, H3617 [19MY]
      S. 624, Water for the World Act, S7222-S7224 [20SE]
      S. 1067, Lord's Resistance Army Disarmament and Northern Uganda 
        Recovery Act, S1411 [10MR], H3409-H3411 [12MY]
      S. 2799, Comprehensive Iran Sanctions, Accountability, and 
        Divestment Act, S327-S332 [28JA]
      S. 2941, Republic of the Marshall Islands Supplemental Nuclear 
        Compensation Act, S55 [20JA]
      S. 3922, Furthering International Nuclear Safety Act, S7813 
        [29SE]
      S. Con. Res. 54, recognize life of political prisoner Orlando 
        Zapata Tamayo, who died in custody, and call for continued 
        focus on promotion of human rights in Cuba, S1367 [10MR], 
        S1755 [18MR]
      S. Con. Res. 59, express that the Rome Statute on the 
        International Criminal Court undermines U.S. sovereignty, 
        declare that the U.S. should not ratify, and discourage U.S. 
        representation at review conference in Uganda, S2528 [21AP]
      S. Con. Res. 67, celebrate anniversary of Romania's relations 
        with the U.S., commend Romanian people on achievements, and 
        reaffirm bonds of trust and values with the U.S., S5704, S5716 
        [30JN], H8976 [22DE]
      S. Con. Res. 71, prevent and mitigate acts of genocide and other 
        mass atrocities against civilians and support and encourage a 
        whole of government approach to prevent such acts, S6909 
        [5AU], S11056 [22DE]
      S. Res. 345, condemn assault of women and killing of political 
        protesters, support inquiry into, and prosecution for, 
        violence, and consider punitive measures against officials 
        found to be complicit in Guinea, S712 [23FE]
      S. Res. 400, implement a strategy to address instability and 
        deny terrorists a safe haven in Yemen, S347 [28JA]
      S. Res. 405, reaffirm centrality of freedoms of expression and 
        press as cornerstones of U.S. foreign policy, encourage 
        international Internet freedom, and condemn cyber attacks and 
        censorship by China, S445, S447 [2FE]
      S. Res. 409, express that the Uganda ``Anti-Homosexuality Bill'' 
        under consideration, imposing long term imprisonment and the 
        death penalty for certain acts, threatens the protection of 
        fundamental human rights, S501 [4FE], S2249 [13AP]
      S. Res. 415, commend democracy and human rights advocates, 
        support freedom of speech, and renew focus on human rights 
        violations as found in the International Covenant on Civil and 
        Political Rights in Iran, S571, S592 [11FE]
      S. Res. 428, condemn repression of peaceful demonstrators in 
        Venezuela, urge democratic reforms, and encourage vigilance 
        against violations of constitutional, civil, and human rights, 
        S860 [1MR]
      S. Res. 436, express condolences and support for people affected 
        by natural disasters on Madeira Island, Portugal, and commend 
        rescue efforts of those who responded to such disasters, 
        S1130, S1183 [4MR]
      S. Res. 437, recognize positive effect of upcoming parliamentary 
        elections in Iraq on political reconciliation and democratic 
        institutions, S1130, S1183 [4MR]
      S. Res. 442, Lithuania anniversary, S1185, S1208 [4MR]
      S. Res. 446, Treaty on the Non-Proliferation of Nuclear Weapons 
        anniversary, S1263 [8MR]
      S. Res. 452, support increased market access for exports of U.S. 
        beef and beef products to Japan, S1463 [11MR]
      S. Res. 454, support goals of World Tuberculosis Day, S1529 
        [15MR]
      S. Res. 461, reject creation of an international system of 
        government bailouts for the financial sector or climate 
        regulation that would negatively impact the U.S. economy and 
        sovereignty, S1753 [18MR]
      S. Res. 464, Greece independence anniversary, S1815, S1816 
        [22MR]
      S. Res. 476, recognize Polish victims of airplane crash in 
        Russia en route to memorialize victims of Soviet police, 
        express sympathy to surviving families of both tragedies, and 
        support restoration of leadership, S2212 [12AP]
      S. Res. 479, express sympathy to citizens of Poland and 
        surviving families of victims of airplane crash in Russia, 
        solidarity with people and Polish-American communities, and 
        support for restoration of leadership, S2252, S2298 [14AP]
      S. Res. 480, condemn continued detention of Aung San Suu Kyi, 
        broaden political participation, assess U.S. policy relative 
        to human rights violations, and call for a fair election 
        process in Burma, S2299 [14AP], S3432 [7MY]
      S. Res. 483, commend Serbian democracy efforts, urge European 
        Union decision on membership application, welcome NATO 
        Partnership for Peace Program membership, and urge capture and 
        transfer of indicted war criminals, S2389 [15AP], S2529 [21AP]
      S. Res. 532, congratulate China for hosting Shanghai 2010 Expo, 
        recognize role of the Expo in opening up China, and call for 
        USA Pavillion operators to maximize opportunity to showcase 
        U.S. attributes, S3833 [17MY]
      S. Res. 535, recognize service of Felipe Calderon Hinojosa to 
        Mexico and welcome to the U.S., S3985, S4024 [19MY]
      S. Res. 538, urge peaceful and democratic resolution of 
        political problems in Thailand, S4148, S4161 [24MY]
      S. Res. 548, support Israel's right of self-defense and condemn 
        outside efforts to break blockade of Gaza, Hamas' rejection of 
        Middle East peace processes, and Iran's support of Hamas, 
        S4752 [9JN], S5495 [28JN]
      S. Res. 551, mark anniversary of Iranian Presidential election, 
        support citizens' pursuit of basic freedoms, and condemn 
        ongoing human rights abuses, S4887, S4893 [14JN]
      S. Res. 564, commemorate anniversary of U.S.-Japan Treaty of 
        Mutual Cooperation and Security and express appreciation to 
        Japan for enhancing peace, prosperity, and security in the 
        Asia-Pacific region, S5323 [23JN], S5630 [29JN]
      S. Res. 566, call for investigation and prevention of violence, 
        support humanitarian relief efforts, and strengthen democratic 
        institutions and respect for human rights in Kyrgyzstan, 
        S5462, S5463 [25JN]
      S. Res. 571, call for immediate and unconditional release of 
        Gilad Shalit held captive by Hamas, S5494, S5497 [28JN]
      S. Res. 573, develop a comprehensive strategy to ensure 
        stability in Somalia, S5544 [29JN], S7770 [29SE]
      S. Res. 586, support democracy, human rights, and civil 
        liberties in Egypt, S6026 [20JY]
      S. Res. 603, Citizen Diplomacy Day, S6554 [30JY], S7095 [14SE]
      S. Res. 604, call for release of U.S. hikers detained in Iran, 
        S6586, S6595 [2AU]
      S. Res. 616, commend U.S. civil-military partnership in Iraq and 
        leadership of Raymond T. Odierno and Christopher R. Hill to 
        refine and sustain effective counterinsurgency and 
        counterterrorism strategy, S6908 [5AU]
      S. Res. 640, welcome Association of Southeast Asian Nations 
        (ASEAN) leaders to the U.S. for summit, broaden U.S. 
        engagement, and reinforce democracy efforts in Burma, S7423, 
        S7426 [23SE]
      S. Res. 645, support free elections and freedoms of speech, 
        assembly, and expression, and reject efforts to intimidate or 
        punish those who exercise such freedoms in Venezuela, S7448 
        [24SE]
      S. Res. 673, tribute to partnership between Macedonia and 
        Vermont National Guard, S7839 [29SE]
      S. Res. 693, condemn unprovoked North Korean military attack 
        against South Korea and reaffirm alliance with South Korea, 
        S8400, S8443 [2DE]
      S. Res. 694, condemn state-sponsored persecution of religious 
        minorities and continued violation of human rights in Iran, 
        S8477 [3DE]
      S.J. Res. 29, Burmese Freedom and Democracy Act import 
        restrictions renewal approval, S3170 [5MY]
      S.J. Res. 32, Korean War anniversary and U.S.-Korea alliance 
        reaffirmation, S5044 [16JN], H4707 [23JN]
      S.J. Res. 37, Helsinki Final Act anniversary, S6585 [2AU]
  Transcripts
      In Historic Vote, UN Declares Water a Fundamental Human Right: 
        ``Democracy Now!'' (television/radio show), H8333 [14DE]
  Tributes
      Shamshur, Oleh, S4438 [26MY]