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Feb 12, 2016 Press Release

Washington, D.C. — Rep. Matt Salmon, Chairman of the Subcommittee on Asia and the Pacific, applauded final passage of H.R. 757, the North Korea Sanctions Enforcement Act.

Feb 11, 2016 Remark

Chairman Salmon’s Opening Statement
As Prepared for Delivery
Committee on Foreign Affairs
Subcommittees on Asia and the Pacific
“The Future of U.S.-Taiwan Relations”
Thursday, January 11, 2016, 2:00 pm

Feb 9, 2016 Press Release

Washington, D.C. — Rep. Matt Salmon, Chairman of the Subcommittee on Asia and the Pacific, introduced the Distribution and Promotion of Rights and Knowledge (DPRK) Act to update programs that broadcast information radio into North Korea and provide new technologies, improved content, and greater access of information to empower the people of North Korea.

Feb 7, 2016 Press Release

Washington, D.C. — Rep. Matt Salmon (AZ-05), Chairman of the House Subcommittee on Asia and the Pacific, today released the following statement in response to North Korea's test launch of an intercontinental ballistic missile.

Feb 2, 2016 Press Release

Washington, D.C. — Rep. Matt Salmon (AZ-05) today released the following statement upon House passage of H.R. 3662, the Iran Terror Finance Transparency Act.

Feb 1, 2016 Press Release

Washington, D.C. — Rep. Matt Salmon (AZ-05), chairman of the Subcommittee on Asia and the Pacific, today released the following statement after the U.S.S. Curtis Wilber exercised the U.S.'s freedom to navigate in international waters.

Jan 22, 2016 Press Release

Washington, D.C. — Rep. Matt Salmon (AZ-05), chairman of the Subcommittee on Asia and the Pacific, today released the following statement after a Taiwanese pilot was killed during a training mission in Arizona.

"I offer my heartfelt condolences to the family and friends of the Taiwanese pilot who lost his life in yesterday’s F-16 crash.  Our nation will keep them, and the nation of Taiwan, in our hearts during this difficult time.”

Jan 19, 2016 Video

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Jan 16, 2016 Press Release

Washington, D.C. — Rep. Matt Salmon (AZ-05) today released the following statement after reading reports that the Iranian Government had announced plans to release four prisoners holding dual-citizenship with the United States, including imprisoned former U.S. Marine and Arizona native, Amir Hekmati.

Jan 16, 2016 Press Release

Washington, D.C. — Rep. Matt Salmon (AZ-05), chairman of the Subcommittee on Asia and the Pacific, today released the following statement after successful elections in Taiwan.

"I offer my heartfelt congratulations to the people of Taiwan for another successful, democratic election in their country. In particular, I congratulate Taiwan's new president, Tsai Ing-wen, and her Democratic Progressive Party for their victories.