Press Releases

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE February 9, 2004 Contact: Anne Johnson, Director of Communications, (202) 523-3240, ext. 27 WASHINGTON - U.S. Commission on International Religious Freedom (USCIRF) Chair Michael K. Young will testify on Tuesday, February 10, at a joint hearing of the House International... Read More
FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE February 3, 2004 Contact: Anne Johnson, Director of Communications, (202) 523-3240, ext. 27 WASHINGTON - The U.S. Commission on International Religious Freedom, an independent federal agency advising the Administration and Congress, today expressed concern over the... Read More
FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE January 26, 2004 Contact: Anne Johnson, Director of Communications, (202) 523-3240, ext. 27 January 27 USCIRF hearing at UCLA Law School WASHINGTON - The U.S. Commission on International Religious Freedom (USCIRF), an independent, bipartisan federal agency, will hold a... Read More
FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE January 16, 2004 Contact: Anne Johnson, Director of Communications, (202) 523-3240, ext. 27 January 27 USCIRF hearing at UCLA Law School WASHINGTON - The U.S. Commission on International Religious Freedom (USCIRF), an independent, bipartisan federal agency, will hold a... Read More
FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE December 18, 2003 Contact: Anne Johnson, Director of Communications, (202) 523-3240, ext. 27 WASHINGTON - The U.S. Commission on International Religious Freedom (USCIRF), an independent and bipartisan federal agency, welcomes the release today by the State Department's... Read More
FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE December 17, 2003 Contact: Anne Johnson, Director of Communications, (202) 523-3240, ext. 27 WASHINGTON - The Weekly Standard published an article in its December 22 edition in which U.S. Commission on International Religious Freedom Commissioner Nina Shea was quoted as... Read More
FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE December 12, 2003 Contact: Anne Johnson, Director of Communications, (202) 523-3240, ext. 27 The U.S. Commission on International Religious Freedom (USCIRF) is deeply concerned over the recent passage of a harshly repressive new law on religion in Turkmenistan. This new... Read More
FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE December 8, 2003 Contact: Anne Johnson, Director of Communications, (202) 523-3240, ext. 27 WASHINGTON - The U.S. Commission on International Religious Freedom (USCIRF) is disappointed that a scheduled trip to China was postponed because of unacceptable conditions... Read More
FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE December 5, 2003 Contact: Anne Johnson, Director of Communications, (202) 523-3240 (202) 523-3240, ext. 27 WASHINGTON - The Egyptian government weekly October published an article in which U.S. Commission on International Religious Freedom Commissioner Khaled Abou El... Read More
FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE November 21, 2003 Contact: Anne Johnson, Director of Communications, (202) 523-3240, ext. 27 WASHINGTON - The U. S. Commission on International Religious Freedom (USCIRF) commends the House of Representatives for passing, and Representative Frank Wolf for introducing,... Read More

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