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      house Committees
      House Committee on Foreign Affairs
      Africa, Global Health, Global Human Rights, and International Organizations
      The Middle East and North Africa
    IntroducedMarch 12th, 2013

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Official Title

Calling for the protection of religious minority rights and freedoms in the Arab world.

Summary

Recognizes, in the spirit of the "Arab Spring" revolution (where ordinary citizens have taken to the streets demanding an end to corruption, political cronyism, and government repression), that religious minority freedoms and rights must be protected. Urges the U.S. government to lead the international effort to repeal existing blasphemy laws.

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