The List Project invites you to attend a U.S. Helsinki Commission hearing focusing on the current status of Iraqi refugees and the dangers faced by our Iraqi allies. Panelists include: Assistant Secretary Eric Schwartz (Bureau of Population, Refugees, and Migration); Michael Newton, Professor of Law (Vanderbilt University) and former Brigade Judge Advocate (U.S. Army Special Forces); Craig Johnstone of Refugees International; and our founder, Kirk Johnson. Johnson will discuss the need for contingency planning as the U.S. withdraws from Iraq and will put forth recommendations from our recent advocacy report, Tragedy on the Horizon.
Please join us on Thursday, July 22nd for this important step in calling for immediate action on behalf of our Iraqi allies.
When: July 22, 2010
Time: 2:30 – 4:30pm
Where: 385 Russell, Senate Caucus Room, Washington, D.C.
Please let us know if you plan on attending! Email Ann McKittrick at [email protected].org
Please bring photo ID. Click on this link to see the map of the U.S. Capitol Complex.