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Minutes of Proceedings

42nd Parliament, 1st Session
Meeting No. 10
Wednesday, May 18, 2016, 1:03 p.m. to 2:02 p.m.
Michael Levitt, Chair (Liberal)

Library of Parliament
• Karine Azoulay, Analyst
As an individual
• Nikahang Kowsar, Cartoonists Rights Network International
• Hossein Raeesi, Human Rights Lawyer
Pursuant to the motion adopted by the Standing Committee on Foreign Affairs and International Development on February 4, 2016, and the motion adopted by the Subcommittee on Tuesday, April 19, 2016, the Subcommittee resumed a briefing on the human rights situation in Iran.

Nikahang Kowsar, by videoconference from Wahington, D.C., and Hossein Raeesi, made statements and answered questions.

At 2:02 p.m., the Subcommittee adjourned to the call of the Chair.

Angela Crandall
Clerk of the Subcommittee