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October 2015

Date Title
10/28/15 Engel Calls for Senate Action on Cultural Preservation Bill
10/27/15 Engel Statement on Reauthorizing the Export-Import Bank
10/27/15 Engel Remarks on the Illicit Ivory Trade
10/27/15 Engel Statement on U.S. Navy Exercises in the South China Sea
10/27/15 Engel Statement Congratulating Kosova on its EU SAA and Expressing Concern Over Recent Violent Protests
10/26/15 Engel Statement on the Election of Jimmy Morales As President of Guatemala
10/26/15 Royce, Engel To Speak On Antiquities Looting to Finance Terrorism
10/22/15 Engel Statement on Benghazi Investigation
10/22/15 Engel Remarks on Palestinian Authority Incitement to Violence
10/20/15 Royce, Engel, Salmon, Sherman, Chabot, Crowley Condemn Arrests in Burma
10/20/15 Dear Colleague: Join American Businesses Fighting Climate Change - Food and Beverage Companies
10/20/15 Engel Floor Remarks on Ukraine Elections
10/15/15 Engel Statement on Burma Ceasefire Agreement
10/13/15 Engel Statement on Korean President Park's Visit to Washington
10/13/15 Engel Statement on Violence in Israel
10/13/15 Engel Statement on Conviction of Jason Rezaian
10/9/15 Engel Statement on Ukraine Elections and Anti-Semitism in Europe
10/9/15 Engel, Ros-Lehtinen, Lee Lead Call for Continued U.S. Support Ahead of Haiti Elections
10/9/15 Engel Statement on Tunisian Quartet's Nobel Peace Prize Award
10/9/15 Engel Statement on Syria Train-and-Equip Program
10/7/15 Engel Remarks on Reforming Food Aid
10/2/15 Engel Statement on Latest UNHRC Sri Lanka Resolution
10/2/15 Engel Statement on ICC Charges Against Ahmad Al Faqi Al Mahdi
10/2/15 Engel Statement on Efforts to Advance LGBT Rights in Inter-American Development Bank Projects in the Americas
10/1/15 Engel Floor Remarks Opposing Latest Iran Bill

September 2015

Date Title
9/30/15 Engel Remarks on Defining Cyber War and its U.S. Foreign Policy and Deterrence Implications
9/30/15 Engel: Shut Down the Benghazi Committee
9/29/15 Engel Remarks on Yazidi Women Under ISIS Rule
9/29/15 Engel Statement Opposing Latest Iran Bill
9/29/15 Engel Testimony Opposing Latest Iran Bill Before House Rules Committee
9/25/15 Engel Statement on Chinese President Xi Jinping's Visit to the United States
9/24/15 Engel Statement on the Pope's Address to Congress
9/24/15 Engel Statement on Breakthrough in Colombia Peace Talks
9/24/15 Engel Statement on Nepal's Adoption of New Constitution
9/22/15 Engel Statement on World Rhino Day
9/18/15 Engel Statement on Coup in Burkina Faso
9/11/15 Engel Statement on Conviction and Sentencing of Venezuelan Opposition Leader Leopoldo López
9/10/15 Chairman Royce, Ranking Member Engel Statement on Closure of Fundamedios
9/10/15 Engel Statement on Migration in Honduras
9/10/15 Engel Floor Remarks on Iran Nuclear Agreement Debate
9/9/15 Engel Remarks on Implications of the Iran Nuclear Agreement
9/3/15 Engel Statement on Resignation of Guatemalan President Otto Perez Molina

August 2015

Date Title
8/13/15 Chairman Royce, Ranking Member Engel Urge Treasury Department to Address Escalating Human Rights Abuses in Burma
8/12/15 Engel, Schakowsky, 79 Additional Lawmakers Push for Stronger Protections for Global Women's Health
8/7/15 Ranking Member Engel Statement on Iran Deal

July 2015

Date Title
7/30/15 Chairman Royce, Ranking Member Engel Introduce Resolution Supporting Israel Against International Boycott Efforts
7/30/15 Engel Applauds Senate Introduction of Bill to Curb ISIS Funding From Looted Artifacts
7/29/15 Engel Statement on GAO Report on U.S. Funding To Address Central American Migration
7/29/15 Engel Remarks at Hearing on Women Under ISIS Rule (With Video)
7/28/15 Engel Remarks at Hearing on Iran Agreement (With Video)
7/27/15 Engel Statement on the 2015 Trafficking in Persons Report
7/27/15 Engel, Lowey, Ros-Lehtinen, and 122 Additional Members of Congress Call for Equal Treatment of LGBT Foreign Service Officers
7/23/15 Engel Remarks on Implications of the Iran Nuclear Agreement (With Video)
7/21/15 Secretaries Kerry, Lew, Moniz to Testify on Iran Nuclear Deal at the House Foreign Affairs Committee Hearing Next Tuesday
7/20/15 Chairman Royce, Ranking Member Engel Statement on UN Security Council Vote on Iran Nuclear Agreement
7/17/15 160 Members of Congress Call on State Department to Not Upgrade Malaysia Ranking in 2015 Trafficking in Persons Report
7/17/15 Engel Statement on the Anniversary of Malaysia Airlines Flight 17
7/15/15 Engel Applauds Return of Artifacts to Iraq
7/14/15 Engel Statement on Iran Deal
7/9/15 Engel Remarks on Implications of an Iran Nuclear Agreement (With Video)
7/8/15 Engel Marks 20th Anniversary of Srebrenica Genocide (With Video)
7/8/15 Engel Remarks on Tibet Resolution, Dalai Lama's 80th Birthday (With Video)
7/6/15 Engel on the Dalai Lama's 80th Birthday
7/3/15 Engel: U.S. Must Act on ISIS Cultural Property Destruction

June 2015

Date Title
6/29/15 Engel Remarks on Academic Freedom for U.S. Universities in China (With Video)
6/25/15 Engel on Global Anti-Poaching Act
6/25/15 Engel, Salmon, Pitts, McGovern Resolution Calls for Settlement for Tibetan People
6/24/15 Engel: Cut Off ISIS Funding From Looted Artifacts
6/24/15 Engel Remarks at Hearing on Colombia Peace Process
6/23/15 Royce, Engel, Smith, Bass Introduce Bipartisan Legislation to Promote Access to Electricity in Sub-Saharan Africa
6/23/15 Engel Statement on Impending Export-Import Bank Expiration
6/22/15 Engel Statement on the United Nations Gaza Report
6/18/15 Engel Calls on Slovenia to Release of Former Kosovo Prime Minister Ramush Haradinaj
6/17/15 ENGEL REMARKS ON ASSAD’S CHEMICAL WEAPONS ATTACKS
6/17/15 Engel Remarks on Authorization of Force Against ISIS
6/16/15 ENGEL WARNS AGAINST REDUCING SUPPORT FOR MODERATE SYRIAN OPPOSITION
6/16/15 ENGEL STATEMENT ON AMERICAN INTERESTS AT THE UNITED NATIONS
6/15/15 ENGEL REMARKS ON AMERICANS DETAINED OR MISSING IN IRAN
6/12/15 NEW ISIS LOOTING UNDERSCORES NEED FOR ENGEL CULTURAL PRESERVATION BILL
6/8/15 CHAIRMAN ROYCE, RANKING MEMBER ENGEL STATEMENT ON ISIS ADVANCES IN SYRIA
6/4/15 ENGEL STATEMENT THE 26TH ANNIVERSARY OF THE TIANANMEN SQUARE UPRISING AND MASSACRE
6/1/15 ENGEL APPLAUDS HOUSE PASSAGE OF BILL TO CUT OFF ISIS FUNDING FROM LOOTED CULTURAL ARTIFACTS

May 2015

Date Title
5/21/15 Engel Condemns ISIS Takeover of Palmyra
5/21/15 ENGEL REMARKS AT FULL COMMITTEE MARKUP
5/20/15 ENGEL STATEMENT ON THE PRESIDENT'S COAST GUARD ACADEMY COMMENCEMENT ADDRESS
5/15/15 ENGEL MEASURE TO SUPPORT NATO MISSION ADVANCES IN THE HOUSE
5/14/15 ENGEL-ROYCE NO-FLY ZONE MEASURE CLEARS LEGISLATIVE HURDLE
5/14/15 ENGEL REMARKS ON IRAN LEGISLATION
5/14/15 ENGEL REMARKS AT ASIA HEARING
5/14/15 ENGEL REMARKS ON HEZBOLLAH SANCTIONS BILL
5/14/15 ENGEL APPLAUDS HOUSE PASSAGE OF IRAN AGREEMENT REVIEW BILL
5/14/15 ENGEL REMARKS ON AMENDMENTS TO DEFENSE AUTHORIZATION BILL
5/13/15 Engel Remarks at ISIS Hearing
5/1/15 Chairman Royce, Ranking Member Engel Urge President to Use Sanctions to Deter Russia’s S-300 Missile Sale to Iran

April 2015

Date Title
4/30/15 ENGEL ON NOMINATION OF GAYLE SMITH AS USAID ADMINISTRATOR
4/29/15 ENGEL ON JAPAN PRIME MINISTER’S ADDRESS TO CONGRESS
4/28/15 ENGEL PENS OP-ED ON U.S.-JAPAN STRATEGIC ALLIANCE
4/28/15 ENGEL ON STATE DEPARTMENT QUADRENNIAL DIPLOMACY AND DEVELOPMENT REVIEW
4/24/15 ENGEL ON 100TH ANNIVERSARY OF ARMENIAN GENOCIDE
4/23/15 ENGEL ON DEATH OF DR. WARREN WEINSTEIN