HOUSE RESOLUTION 269 MAY 4, 1982
CALLING UPON THE UNION OF SOVIET SOCIALIST REPUBLICS TO PERMIT THE EMIGRATION OF YULI KOSHAROVSKY AND HIS IMMEDIATE FAMILY TO ISRAEL
Prime Sponsor: Mr. Christopher H. Smith (NJ)
H. Res. 269, Agreed to by the House on May 4, 1982
H. Res. 269
In the House of Representatives
Agreed to by the U.S. House of Representatives on May 4, 1982
Condemns the treatment of Yuli Kosharovsky and his family by the Soviet Union.
Expresses the sense of the House of Representatives that:
- the President should express U.S. opposition to the refusal of the Soviet Union to permit Kosharovsky and his family to emigrate to Israel;
- the Soviet Union should comply with international agreements and with its constitution by permitting the Kosharovsky's to emigrate; and
- the Soviet Union should end its persecution of persons seeking to emigrate and its denial of basic religious, civil, and human rights to Jews.