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Submitted by Robert Naiman on 7 February 2011 - 8:15pm
Just Foreign Policy News
February 7, 2011
*Action: Urge Obama to Support UN resolution on Israeli settlement expansion
A resolution is before the UN Security Council that opposes Israeli settlement expansion in the West Bank and East Jerusalem, echoing longstanding U.S. positions. But President Obama is under pressure to veto the resolution from political forces that seek to maintain the Israeli occupation of the West Bank. Urge President Obama to support the UN resolution. Jewish Voice for Peace, Americans for Peace Now, and Churches for Middle East Peace are speaking out. Add your voice.
Boxer Introduces Legislation on Redeployment of U.S. Combat Forces from Afghanistan
S.186; similar to last year's Feingold-McGovern bill; endorses 2011 drawdown, requires President Obama to set an end date for withdrawal of combat troops.
Text of legislation:
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