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Press Release 19 Members of Congress Speak Out for Palestinian Children's Human Rights 

Nineteen members of Congress sent a letter to U.S. Secretary of State John Kerry urging the Department of State to prioritize Israel's treatment of Palestinian children in the U.S. bilateral relationship with Israel.

Press Release Unprecedented: 151 Reps Support Iran Framework Deal 

One hundred fifty-one members of Congress sent a letter to President Obama commending the political framework reached between the P5+1 countries and Iran and pressing for continued diplomatic efforts to secure a negotiated nuclear agreement.

Background ISIS: There Are Nonmilitary Options  

Military action against ISIS militants will not help build a world free of war and the threat of war. Yet that is the direction that President Trump is going.

Update What Netanyahu Got Wrong 

Today, Israeli Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu spoke before a joint meeting of Congress. Below is a quick reaction on what Netanyahu got wrong, and some of the problems with the substance, timing, and how the speech was arranged in the first place.

Update Watershed Week for Diplomacy 

On Tuesday, Israeli Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu will address a joint meeting of Congress. He will be speaking on the same day as more than 10,000 advocates with the American Israel Public Affairs Committee (AIPAC) are expected to lobby their members of Congress to support imposing new sanctions on Iran.

Update 5 Ways You Helped Make the World Safer in 2014 

The year 2014 marked a year of remarkable progress for U.S.-Iran diplomacy. Our world is already safer because of U.S.-Iran talks. As I reflect on a year of excitement and progress, I am keenly aware of the critical role the FCNL network has played in ensuring our elected officials stand on the right side of history.

Letter 15 NGOs Sign Letter In Support of Civilian Protection in Iraq and Syria 

FCNL joins 14 other organizations in calling for greater protection of Civilians in Iraq and Syria.

Letter To Congress: Release Legal Basis for Islamic State Strikes 

A letter urging congress to release documents and memoranda establishing the legal framework supporting the use of military force on the Islamic State.

Background Understanding Drones 

Drones have rapidly become one of the U.S. military's primary weapons as U.S. counterterrorism policy has gravitated toward methods that are more secretive, more lethal, and more removed from the battlefield. Here's what you need to know.

Statement War Is the Ultimate Rejection of God's Creation 

As the U.S. government prepares to expand its military action against Iraq into a preemptive war for regime change, we call on our policymakers and the world community to employ peaceful strategies to address the problems of terrorism, weapons of mass destruction, and abusive regimes.

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