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House Proceeding 04-29-09 on Apr 29th, 2009 :: 1:41:50 to 1:46:20
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Ileana Ros-Lehtinen

1:41:37 to 1:41:57( Edit History Discussion )

Ileana Ros-Lehtinen: truly hell on earth. this is the land where torture and brainwashing have been perfected as portrayed in the film "the man churian candidate." political candidates suffer

Ileana Ros-Lehtinen

1:41:50 to 1:46:20( Edit History Discussion )
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Ileana Ros-Lehtinen

1:41:58 to 1:42:18( Edit History Discussion )

Ileana Ros-Lehtinen: starvation. madam speaker, i wish i could say rth korea was no more scary than a orwellian novel or cold war movie or tragic musical production. sadly, however, north korea is no mere booingy man who disturbs the child's dream in the shadows

Ileana Ros-Lehtinen

1:42:19 to 1:42:39( Edit History Discussion )

Ileana Ros-Lehtinen: of the night. north korea is a frightening reality. for over 23 million people. it is an immediate threat to our armed forces in the pacific and to our allies in south korea and japan. it is a proliferation of weapons of mass destruction to fellow

Ileana Ros-Lehtinen

1:42:40 to 1:43:00( Edit History Discussion )

Ileana Ros-Lehtinen: rogue regimes in the middle east. north korea haunts us all, but it is no mere ghost, it is a real and constant threat. that is why i introduced last week a bill h.r. 1980, the north korean sanctions and diplomatic nonrecognition act. united we must stand for north

Ileana Ros-Lehtinen

1:43:01 to 1:43:21( Edit History Discussion )

Ileana Ros-Lehtinen: korean human rights and end to the oppression of innocent human beings. if we wish to find the real meaning of oppression, turn our gaze to north korea. if we see torture, we look to the killing fields of north korea. we must not forget the horrific

Ileana Ros-Lehtinen

1:43:22 to 1:43:42( Edit History Discussion )

Ileana Ros-Lehtinen: accounts of which our prisoners of war brought back to america after the 1953 armistice. we must not turn a deaf ear to the haunting tales of refugees and returned and duck tees who are the unfortunate few to escape this hell on earth.

Ileana Ros-Lehtinen

1:43:43 to 1:44:04( Edit History Discussion )

Ileana Ros-Lehtinen: we must not silence our consciences in the name of diplomatic expediency. to be silent on human rights is to tell the leader kim jung il that he can ignore. we must highlight how

Ileana Ros-Lehtinen

1:44:05 to 1:44:26( Edit History Discussion )

Ileana Ros-Lehtinen: guards cut still-living babies out of their mother's wombs and slam their heads on the pavement for the so-called crime of being the mixed blood seed of chinese fathers. we must shed light on the imprisonned christians who were march tered by having molten

Ileana Ros-Lehtinen

1:44:27 to 1:44:48( Edit History Discussion )

Ileana Ros-Lehtinen: metal poured on their flesh. stealing food to keep one child's alive during the famine. the refugees hunted down. on a regular business day in our nation's capital, the topic of human rights and oppression may seem abstract but human rights is found in each individual case

Ileana Ros-Lehtinen

1:44:49 to 1:45:09( Edit History Discussion )

Ileana Ros-Lehtinen: by case and in their tears. it is found in the tears of a woman waiting for over three decades for the return of her little girl snatched away by agents of north korea. it is in the tears of our own american citizen maryling

Ileana Ros-Lehtinen

1:45:10 to 1:45:31( Edit History Discussion )

Ileana Ros-Lehtinen: waiting for the return of her daughter. she was grabbed with other journalists six weeks ago by north korean border guards and then imprisonned in the guelaug. human rights is found in the tears of a chicago citizen, esther kim, waiting for the return of the remains of her

Ileana Ros-Lehtinen

1:45:32 to 1:45:52( Edit History Discussion )

Ileana Ros-Lehtinen: husband, u.s. permanent resident. re nor korean agents in china nine years ago while helping refugees and reportedly died of starvation and torture at a north korean military base. it is found in the tears of apartment dwellers hit by missiles developed by north

Ileana Ros-Lehtinen

1:45:53 to 1:46:14( Edit History Discussion )

Ileana Ros-Lehtinen: korea in southern lebanon in 2006 from tunnels dug with north korean assistance. it is a grim picture, but we must not despair, madam speaker. justice ultimately will prevail in the same manner we prevailed against the evil empire and soviet-style communism with

Ileana Ros-Lehtinen

1:46:15 to 1:46:20( Edit History Discussion )

Ileana Ros-Lehtinen: perseverance, with defense of human rights and core democratic principles, the suering of the

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