“I commend the Administration on its new, far-reaching sanctions on the Iranian Revolutionary Guards Corps, the Quds Force, and associated institutions and individuals.
“I welcome this additional step to keep Burma on the global agenda, but more needs to be done to hit the regime where it hurts – in the pocketbook – so the people of Burma can break f
“The attack directed at former Prime Minister Benazir Bhutto and her supporters was absolutely abhorrent.
Lantos co-authored the William Wilberforce Trafficking Victims Protection Reauthorization Act of 2007 (H.R. 3887) with Rep.
It is also one of the most profitable, generating between 12 and 17 billion dollars per year. There are only two other illicit businesses, the trade in drugs and the trade in weapons, which are more lucrative.
And it was Annette who, over two decades ago, first invited him to the Congress. There was no such a meeting as we have here today.
Committee Chairman Tom Lantos has asked Yahoo!
October 12, 2007
Lantos Lauds Nobel Laureates Al Gore and United Nations Authorities on Climate Change
Washington, DC – Congressman Tom Lantos (D-CA), chairman of the House Committee on Foreign Affairs, released the following statement on the announcement today of the winners of this year’s Nobel Peace Prize: