• Washington Policy Weekly
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    Washington Policy Weekly

    Nov 22, 2021Imad K. Harb Isabella Absi

    Republicans want to prevent the Biden Administration from opening a consulate in Jerusalem and the State Department confirms that the F-35 deal with the UAE wi…

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    Washington Policy Weekly

    Nov 15, 2021Imad K. Harb Isabella Absi

    House Democrats issued a joint statement regarding the State Department’s notification of arms sales to Saudi Arabia sent to Congress earlier this month. Saudi…

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    Washington Policy Weekly

    Nov 8, 2021Imad K. Harb Isabella Absi

    Senator Ted Cruz and Rep. Mario Diaz-Balart introduced S.3151 and H.R.5840 urging the US secretary of state to designate the Muslim Brotherhood as a Foreign Te…

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    Nov 1, 2021Imad K. Harb Isabella Absi

    Rep. Ted Deutch (D-Florida) introduced H.Res.744 condemning Iran for its persecution of the minority Bahai community, in violation of the Universal Declaration…

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    Oct 25, 2021Imad K. Harb Isabella Absi

    Ilhan Omar and Jan Schakowsky introduced the Combating International Islamophobia Act (H.R.5665). The bill mandates that the State Department create a special …

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    Oct 18, 2021Imad K. Harb Isabella Absi

    The House subcommittee on the Middle East and North Africa on October 15 held a briefing on “Tunisia: Examining the State of Democracy and Next Steps for U.S. …

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    Oct 12, 2021Imad K. Harb Isabella Absi

    Earlier this week, Senator Rand Paul (R-Kentucky) blocked an accelerated vote on the Iron Dome Supplemental Appropriations Act, 2022 (H.R. 5323). The senator’s…

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    Oct 4, 2021Isabella Absi

    The Libya Stabilization Act (H.R.1228) passed the House of Representatives in a roll call vote. Initially introduced in late February of this year by Rep. Theo…