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Senate Proceeding on Feb 11th, 2010 :: 0:53:40 to 0:55:15
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Joseph Lieberman

0:53:37 to 0:53:58( Edit History Discussion )

Joseph Lieberman: hypocrisy and outright lying. mr. lieberman: mr. president, i was with senator mccain. it was so, such a bald-faced lie, and a lie because we see the foreign minister of iran gets up and says iran is the most democratic regime in the entire middle east region and beyond, and says that in regard

Joseph Lieberman

0:53:40 to 0:55:15( Edit History Discussion )
Speech By: Joseph Lieberman

Joseph Lieberman

0:53:59 to 0:54:20( Edit History Discussion )

Joseph Lieberman: to our complaints and the europeans' complaints there about the suppression of the rights of the iranian people, the execution of political demonstrators, the jailing of thousands of peaceful political protesters, that that's the law. and if they violated the criminal law, they will be punished for it.

Joseph Lieberman

0:54:21 to 0:54:41( Edit History Discussion )

Joseph Lieberman: when somebody is so detached from the truth as we know it from what we see with our own eyes, it's hard to trust them otherwise. i want to add a wd, my friend from az, if we adopt -- my friend from arizona, if we adopt this proposal, as i believe we can and will when the general iran sanctions bill comes back from conference, we will have

Joseph Lieberman

0:54:42 to 0:55:03( Edit History Discussion )

Joseph Lieberman: taken a signicant first step in the direction of penalties on the iranian regime for human rights abuses of its own people. i want to use this, and i ask my friend: do you agree that the impact of this legislation would be magnified many times over if our allied governments around the world, particularly in

Joseph Lieberman

0:55:04 to 0:55:15( Edit History Discussion )

Joseph Lieberman: europe, which has a tradition of support for human rights, also joined us in adopting laws that impose targeted sanctions against human rights abusers in

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