Mobile Menu - OpenMobile Menu - Closed


Congressman French Hill

Representing the 2nd District of Arkansas

Foreign Affairs

For more information concerning work and views related to Foreign Affairs, please contact our office.

More on Foreign Affairs

August 2, 2017 Press Release

WASHINGTON – Congressman French Hill (AR-02) sent a letter to President Donald J. Trump, U.S. Secretary of State Rex Tillerson, U.S. Ambassador to the United Nations Nikki Haley, and Interim Permanent Representative at the U.S. Mission to the Organization of American States (OAS) Kevin Sullivan, calling for immediate action regarding the ongoing crisis in Venezuela. He issued the following statement:

July 25, 2017 Press Release

WASHINGTON - Congressman French Hill (AR-02) released the following statement after supporting legislation that places sanctions on Russia, Iran, and North Korea:

June 8, 2017 Press Release

WASHINGTONCongressman French Hill (AR-02), Congressman Tom Suozzi (NY-03), Congressman Peter Roskam (IL-06), and Congressman Gregory Meeks (NY-05) introduced bipartisan legislation that targets Russian corruption and their illicit financial activities, which they use as a strategic tool to promote their interests while harming democracies here and in Europe.

June 6, 2017 Press Release

WASHINGTON – Today, after the House passed H.R. 390, the Iraq and Syria Genocide Emergency Relief and Accountability Act, Congressman French Hill (AR-02) stated:

April 6, 2017 Press Release

WASHINGTON – Today, Congressman French Hill (AR-02) released the following statement on the military strikes against Syria:

January 2, 2017 In The News

WASHINGTON -- A congressman from northeast Arkansas will reintroduce legislation to ease trade restrictions with Cuba, and says he's hopeful that barriers to agricultural sales will be addressed early in 2017.

But there's plenty of uncertainty after the Nov. 8 presidential election and the Nov. 25 death of Fidel Castro, the 90-year-old former Cuban president.

To read more, click here

December 23, 2016 Press Release

WASHINGTON – Today, after the Obama Administration failed to veto the United Nations Security Council’s anti-Israel resolution, Congressman French Hill (AR-02) issued the following statement:

December 20, 2016 Press Release

WASHINGTON – Today, after The House Financial Services Committee’s Task Force to Investigate Terrorism Financing released the report from its 12-month investigation into terror finance, Congressman French Hill (AR-02) released the following statement:.

December 12, 2016 In The News

Our Pope Francis has been vocal about the need to stand with oppressed groups throughout the world, especially those like the Christian, Jewish, Yezidi and minority Muslim communities in Iraq and Syria that are being uprooted, subjugated and murdered by ISIS. As Catholics and Americans, we believe in a set of values that are commitments to religious freedom and human rights, and it is our obligation to do what we can to — like the Holy Father suggests — seek justice for those being persecuted on the grounds of their religious beliefs.

December 2, 2016 In The News

( Republican members of the House of Representatives are pressing President Barack Obama to veto any forthcoming United Nations Security Council resolutions on Palestinian statehood.