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Congresswoman Maxine Waters

Representing the 43rd District of California

Africa


 

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January 1, 2016 Press Release

LOS ANGELES – Congresswoman Maxine Waters (CA-43), Ranking Member of the Committee on Financial Services, released the following statement on recent terrorist attacks in Nigeria.

Congresswoman Waters’ statement follows:

“My heart goes out to the people of Nigeria after the recent malicious terrorist attacks that killed and injured many innocent people.  These heinous attacks, once again, remind us of just how determined these extremist groups are to create fear, divisiveness and panic around the world.

April 16, 2015 Press Release

 

Congresswoman Waters Urges Action to Stop the Slaughter of Civilians by Boko Haram

 

April 16, 2015

 

April 6, 2015 Press Release

Congresswoman Waters Condemns al-Shabab Attack at Kenyan University

Washington, DC- Congresswoman Maxine Waters (CA-43) issued the following statement in response to the mass shooting perpetrated by al-Shabab militants at Garissa University College in northeastern Kenya:

February 11, 2015 Press Release

Waters Commemorates 25th Anniversary of Nelson Mandela's Release from Prison

 

WASHINGTON, D.C. – Congresswoman Maxine Waters, Ranking Member of Financial Services Committee, released the following statement today, commemorating the 25th Anniversary of Nelson Mandela's release from Victor Verster Prison in South Africa.

 

January 29, 2015 Press Release

Congresswoman Waters Urges President Obama to Take Action to Stop the Slaughter of Civilians by Boko Haram

 

Compares the Situation in Nigeria to the Rwandan Genocide

 

WASHINGTON, D.C. – Congresswoman Maxine Waters (CA-43), Ranking Member of House Financial Services Committee, sent a letter to President Obama yesterday urging him to take immediate action to stop the slaughter of civilians in Nigeria by Boko Haram.  The text of the letter follows:

January 13, 2015 Press Release

Waters Statement on the Large Number of Nigerians Slaughtered in Baga by Boko Haram

WASHINGTON, D.C. – Congresswoman Maxine Waters issued the following statement today on the terrorist attacks in Baga, Borno of Nigeria by terrorist organization Boko Haram. Up to possibly 2,000 civilians were murdered over several days of violent attacks: