S.Res.284 - A resolution calling on the Government of Iran to immediately release Saeed Abedini and all other individuals detained on account of their religious beliefs.113th Congress (2013-2014)
Summary: S.Res.284 — 113th Congress (2013-2014)
Passed Senate without amendment (11/14/2013)
(This measure has not been amended since it was introduced. The summary of that version is repeated here.)
Recognizes that freedom of religious belief and practice is a universal human right and a fundamental freedom of every individual, regardless of race, sex, country, creed, or nationality, and should never be arbitrarily abridged by any government.
Recognizes that governments have a responsibility to protect the fundamental rights of their citizens.
Calls on Iran to immediately release Saeed Abedini and all other individuals detained on account of their religious beliefs.