Filter by

Human Rights and International Organizations Subcommittee

Videos

Sorted by Most Recent Airing
Showing 1 - 15 of 15
  • US Policy Toward Sudan
    Last Aired

    U.S. Policy Toward Sudan

    The two subcommittees met jointly to hear testimony about the crisis in Sudan and what the U.S. might do about it. Witnesses said that genocide, slavery and religious persecution are still…

    194 views
  • The Management of the United Nations
    Last Aired

    The Management of the United Nations

    The subcommittee met to consider how the United Nations is managed. Mr. Thornburgh, Undersecretary General for Administration and Management of the United Nations, testified before the…

    24 views
  • US Human Rights Policy
    Last Aired

    U.S. Human Rights Policy

    The committee examined U.S. human rights policy and the State Department’s annual report on world human rights conditions. The report studies human rights abuses in all the countries of the…

    17 views
  • US Role in the Persian Gulf
    Last Aired

    U.S. Role in the Persian Gulf

    Members of both subcommittees examined the post-war situation in the Persian Gulf, and Iraq’s response to United Nations resolutions requiring that nation to release information on its…

    33 views
  • PostWar Role of the United Nations
    Last Aired

    Post-War Role of the United Nations

    The subcommittee heard testimony from Ambassador Pickering and Mr. Bolton on the role the United Nations should play in the Middle East following the Persian Gulf war. Issues raised during…

    64 views
  • United Nations Conference on Environment
    Last Aired

    United Nations Conference on Environment

    The subcommittee heard testimony on U.S. policy concerning the 1992 United Nations Conference on the Environment and Development. The conference, to be held in Brazil, will attempt to determine…

    89 views
  • US Human Rights Policy
    Last Aired

    U.S. Human Rights Policy

    The subcommittee met to hear testimony from the State Department concerning the reports on human rights practices for 1989 and to discuss the U.S. human rights policy.

    15 views
  • Reforms in Eastern Europe
    Last Aired

    Reforms in Eastern Europe

    The subcommittee hears from various witnesses about the pace of democratic reforms and the status of human rights in eastern Europe, focusing on the Soviet satellite states of Poland,…

    36 views
  • Recent Violence in Burundi
    Last Aired

    Recent Violence in Burundi

    50 views
  • Human Rights in Iran
    Last Aired

    Human Rights in Iran

    The subcommittee held a hearing on human rights in Iran in response to allegations of discrimination against the Baha’i religious community. This video includes the original advertisements…

    109 views
  • Ethiopian Famine
    Last Aired

    Ethiopian Famine

    The subcommittees heard testimony on recent developments in Ethiopia pertaining to diplomatic relations, foreign economic assistance, and foreign food and nutrition assistance.

    167 views
  • West Bank  Gaza Strip Update
    Last Aired

    West Bank & Gaza Strip Update

    The subcommittee heard testimony on the First Intifada, a Palestinian uprising in the Gaza Strip, the West Bank, and East Jerusalem that began in December of 1987.

    86 views
  • Recent United Nations Developments
    Last Aired

    Recent United Nations Developments

    The Human Rights and International Organizations and the International Operations subcommittees held a joint hearing on recent developments in the United Nations system.

    44 views
  • Human Rights in Tibet
    Last Aired

    Human Rights in Tibet

    The subcommittee heard testimony examining U.S. policy regarding human rights conditions in Tibet, in light of reported Peoples Republic of China (PRC) Government repression following a…

    295 views
  • Human Rights Policy
    Last Aired

    Human Rights Policy

    Witnesses testified on the Reagan Administration’s human rights policy.

    52 views