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February 2017

Date Title
2/16/17 Congressional Leaders Seek Release of American Pastor Unjustly Detained in Turkey
2/16/17 Engel Opening Remarks at Iran Hearing
2/15/17 Engel Remarks at Press Conference on Bipartisan Russia Sanctions Bill
2/15/17 Engel Discusses Flynn Resignation and More on MSNBC
2/15/17 Engel Statement on Two-State Solution
2/15/17 Top Dems Request Info from White House Counsel on Reports He Was Warned about Flynn's False Statements on Russia
2/14/17 Engel Remarks at Press Conference on Flynn Resignation
2/14/17 Engel Statement on Flynn Resignation
2/13/17 Engel Statement on North Korean Missile Test
2/11/17 Smith, Engel Call for a Joint Address to Congress by the Australia Prime Minister
2/10/17 Engel: Trump Must Relieve Flynn
2/9/17 Engel Statement on Presidential Election in Somalia
2/8/17 Engel Statement on Murder of Red Cross Workers in Afghanistan
2/7/17 Engel, Sires, Castro Introduce Resolution Reaffirming U.S.-Mexico Partnership
2/7/17 Engel Remarks on U.S. Policy on North Korea
2/6/17 Engel & Speier Offer Measure Reaffirming US-Australia Alliance
2/4/17 Engel Statement on Order Halting Travel Ban
2/3/17 Thompson, Engel, Conyers Write AG to Demand Answers on Reported Trump Plan to Target Islam
2/3/17 Readout of Engel Call with Australia's Ambassador
2/3/17 Engel Statement on New Iran Sanctions
2/2/17 Readout of Engel Call with Mexico's Chargé d'affaires
2/2/17 Engel Statement on the President's Calls with Foreign Leaders
2/2/17 Engel Discusses Travel Ban at Democratic Forum
2/2/17 Engel Statement on Renewed Russian Violence in Ukraine
2/1/17 Engel Statement on Tillerson Confirmation
2/1/17 THU 2/2: Members to Hold Forum on Trump Muslim Ban Executive Order

January 2017

Date Title
1/31/17 Engel Statement on Iran's Reported Ballistic Missile Test
1/31/17 Foreign Affairs Democrats to Trump: Dissenting Diplomats Protected by Law
1/30/17 Engel Statement on Mosque Attack in Canada
1/29/17 Top House Judiciary, Foreign Affairs & Homeland Security Democrats Call for Meeting with Homeland Security Secretary; Raise Concerns over Immigration Executive Order
1/27/17 Engel Statement on International Holocaust Remembrance Day
1/27/17 State Department's Myths and Facts on Refugees, Migration, and Humanitarian Assistance (April 2016)
1/27/17 Engel Remarks on U.S. Policy in the Americas
1/27/17 Engel Statement on Refugee Executive Order
1/27/17 Engel to Trump: Lifting Russia Sanctions a Mistake
1/26/17 Engel Statement on U.S.-Mexico Relations
1/24/17 Engel Floor Remarks on the READ Act
1/24/17 Engel Remarks at HFAC Organizational Meeting
1/24/17 Engel Floor Remarks on Expanding Global Internet Access
1/24/17 Engel Announces Vice Ranking Member & Democratic Subcommittee Leadership
1/23/17 Engel Statement on Trump Global Gag Rule
1/17/17 Engel Statement on Transition's Africa Policy Questionnaire
1/13/17 FACT SHEET: Punish Illegal Interference in American Elections
1/13/17 Engel & Connolly Offer Sanctions Bill to Punish Election Interference
1/12/17 Engel Statement on Montenegro's Accession to NATO
1/11/17 Engel Welcomes New Democratic Foreign Affairs Committee Members
1/10/17 Statement of Kosovo President Hashim Tachi and Ranking Member Engel
1/9/17 Engel Statement on Jerusalem Terrorist Attack
1/6/17 Engel Statement on Russia Hacking Report
1/6/17 Engel: Detention of Ramush Haradinaj Unacceptable
1/5/17 Engel Floor Speech Condemning Anti-Israel UN Resolution
1/3/17 Reps. Engel, Salmon Pen Op-Ed on Future of U.S. Drug Policy in Americas

December 2016

Date Title
12/29/16 Engel Statement on Administration Response to Russia's Illegal Election Interference
12/29/16 Engel Statement on Kerry Speech
12/23/16 Engel Statement on the President-Elect’s Suggestion to Increase U.S. Nuclear Arsenal
12/23/16 Engel Statement on UNSC Vote on Israeli Settlements
12/23/16 Engel Statement on New Syria-Related Sanctions
12/22/16 Engel Statement on Postponed UNSC Vote on Israeli Settlements
12/21/16 HFAC Democrats Offer Sanctions Bill Targeting Election Meddlers
12/19/16 Engel, Ros-Lehtinen Lead Letter Affirming Strong Support for Central American Attorneys General
12/19/16 Engel Statement on Berlin Terrorist Attack
12/19/16 Engel Statement on Assassination of Russia's Ambassador to Turkey
12/16/16 Engel Statement on Enactment of his Caribbean Engagement Law
12/16/16 Engel Statement on Enactment of State Department Authorization
12/15/16 Engel Statement on Iran Sanctions Act Becoming Law
12/15/16 Engel Statement on the Crisis in Aleppo
12/15/16 HFAC Democrats: Resist Trump Transition Witch Hunt at State Department
12/14/16 Engel Statement on the Importance of Accountability for Human Rights Violations in Nigeria
12/13/16 Engel Statement on Anniversary of 12/12 Burundi Massacre
12/13/16 Engel, Ros-Lehtinen Legislation to Strengthen Caribbean Engagement Heads to President Obama's Desk
12/13/16 Joint Statement Calling for a Comprehensive Investigation of Russian Interference in the 2016 Election
12/13/16 Engel Statement on the Nomination of Rex Tillerson to be Secretary of State
12/12/16 Engel on CNN: House Must Investigate Russian Interference
12/12/16 Engel Statement on Ghana's Elections
12/10/16 Engel Statement on Russia's Election Interference
12/10/16 Engel Statement on Final Passage of State Department Authorization
12/10/16 Engel Measure to Reassess Drug Policy Headed to President's Desk
12/6/16 Engel Op-Ed: The Future of U.S. Foreign Policy in the Americas
12/6/16 Engel Statement on White House report on the Use of Military Forces
12/6/16 Engel Remarks on U.S.-India Relations
12/6/16 Engel Statement on Chaffetz Embassy Construction Report
12/5/16 Engel Remarks on State Department Authorization
12/5/16 Members of Congress Urge Transparency for Ghana's Election
12/2/16 Engel Statement on Elections in the Gambia
12/1/16 Engel on Defense Authorization: Leave Diplomacy to Our Diplomats
12/1/16 Engel Statement on World AIDS Day

November 2016

Date Title
11/30/16 Engel Statement on United Nations Sanctions on North Korea
11/26/16 Engel Statement on Fidel Castro's Passing
11/23/16 Engel Statement on Nomination of Gov. Haley as UN Ambassador
11/22/16 Engel Statement on President-Elect's Foreign Conflicts
11/18/16 Engel Statement on Appointment of General Flynn
11/17/16 Engel Praises Kosovo Authorities for Stopping Terrorist Attack
11/17/16 Engel Remarks on U.S.-Latin American Relations
11/16/16 Engel Remarks on Press Freedom
11/15/16 Engel & Royce Syria Sanctions Bill Passes House
11/15/16 Engel Floor Remarks on Iran Sanctions Extension
11/15/16 Engel Floor Remarks on Women, Peace, and Security
11/15/16 Engel Floor Remarks on Syria Sanctions Bill
11/15/16 Engel Floor Remarks on Respect for the Constitution in the Democratic Republic of Congo
11/2/16 Members of Congress Sign a Bipartisan Letter Raising Alarm on Worsening Situation in Sudan