H.Res.166 - Urging Turkey to respect the rights and religious freedoms of the Ecumenical Patriarch.109th Congress (2005-2006)
Summary: H.Res.166 — 109th Congress (2005-2006)
Introduced in House (03/16/2005)
Calls on Turkey to: (1) demonstrate that it is willing to abide by European Union (EU) laws; (2) eliminate all forms of discrimination, particularly those based on race or religion, and grant the Ecumenical Patriarch appropriate international recognition and ecclesiastic succession; and (3) safeguard religious and human rights.
Encourages Turkey to continue the advancement of processes and programs to modernize and democratize its own society.