Opening Statements

Rep. Edward R. Royce, Chairman
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The Honorable Robert S. Ford
American Ambassador to Syria
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The Honorable Anne C. Richard
Assistant Secretary
Bureau for Population, Refugees, and Migration
U.S. Department of State
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The Honorable Nancy E. Lindborg
Assistant Administrator
Bureau for Democracy, Conflict and Humanitarian Assistance
United States Agency for International Development
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