House Speaker Nancy Pelosi called it "one of the great atrocities of the 20th century," after the House voted in favor of the resolution. Turkey said the measure was a "grave mistake" and "a meaningless political step."
A small Dutch church's hard work has paid off — the government will review hundreds of children's rejected asylum applications. Dutch law prohibits authorities from entering a church building while a service is underway.
At a small church in The Hague, thousands of worshippers have been praying nonstop for nearly two months in an effort to protect Armenian asylum-seekers from deportation. But the government refuses to budge.
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