Subcommittee on Near Eastern and South and Central Asian Affairs

Jurisdiction

This subcommittee deals with all matters concerning U.S. relations with the countries of the Middle East and Arab North Africa.  This subcommittee's geographic responsibilities also encompass U.S. relations with the countries of South and Central Asia, corresponding to the jurisdiction of the Bureau of South and Central Asian Affairs in the Department of State.

This subcommittee's responsibilities include all matters within the geographic region relating to: (1) terrorism and non-proliferation; (2) crime and illicit narcotics; (3) U.S. foreign assistance programs; and (4) the promotion of U.S. trade and exports.


Membership