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Senate Proceeding on Mar 14th, 2011 :: 1:50:55 to 1:52:29
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Jon Kyl

1:50:51 to 1:50:56( Edit History Discussion )

Jon Kyl: they want recognition as the established and legal authority,

Joseph Lieberman

1:50:55 to 1:52:29( Edit History Discussion )
Speech By: Joseph Lieberman

Joseph Lieberman

1:50:57 to 1:51:18( Edit History Discussion )

Joseph Lieberman: sovereignty for their country. they like some military assistance. they like weapons. they like the kind of intelligence and electronic assistance that we can give. and they like us in some way, a no-fly zone or using our capacity to fire missiles from offshore, to protect them from what has turned the tide in

Joseph Lieberman

1:51:19 to 1:51:39( Edit History Discussion )

Joseph Lieberman: their struggle for freedom against qaddafi and libya, which is the brutal use of libyan air power against the libyan people. if we don't do this, i fear that this arab spring will turn to winter, a winter of darkness and suppression again too quickly,

Joseph Lieberman

1:51:40 to 1:52:00( Edit History Discussion )

Joseph Lieberman: and the world will regret it. people have said to senator mccain and me, what's the american national interest in getting involved in libya? let me just give you a few reasons why i think we do have an interest. first, we have a clear national interest, a humanitarian interest of not standing idly by and watching tens of thousands

Joseph Lieberman

1:52:01 to 1:52:21( Edit History Discussion )

Joseph Lieberman: of people slaughtered by their own government. as i've said, if we stand by and do nothing as this happens, it will be devastating to america's image in the arab world and to our moral leadership throughout the world. some people have argued why would we want to get involved in yet a third arab or muslim country, thinking of iraq and

Joseph Lieberman

1:52:22 to 1:52:30( Edit History Discussion )

Joseph Lieberman: afghanistan before that. but this is really more like 1990 and 1991 and the first gulf war.

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