July 15, 2016

EU lawmakers warn Congress against Saudi terrorism bill

European lawmakers are putting Congress on notice that a bill to allow 9/11 victims to sue Saudi Arabia could inadvertently harm relations with some of America’s closest allies across the Atlantic.

The Dutch parliament wrote to House lawmakers ahead of a July 14 hearing to warn them that the Justice Against Sponsors of Terrorism Act (JASTA) would represent a “gross and unwarranted breach of Dutch sovereignty” that could result in “astronomical damages.” Read more.

Al-Monitor

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‘De Amerikanen geven met JASTA een dikke middelvinger naar de rest van de wereld’ - Politalk

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