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October 29, 1999

Presidential Determination No. 2000-05

                              THE WHITE HOUSE

                       Office of the Press Secretary
                            (Atlanta, Georgia)

_______________________________________________________________
For Immediate Release                          October 29, 1999


                             October 29, 1999



                                   Presidential Determination
                                   No.        2000-05




MEMORANDUM FOR THE SECRETARY OF STATE
               THE SECRETARY OF DEFENSE

SUBJECT:       Determination to Authorize the Furnishing               of
               Drawdown Assistance to the Iraqi National
               Congress Under Section 4(a)(2) of the Iraq Liberation Act of
               1998


Pursuant to the authority vested in me as President of the United States,
including section 4(a)(2) of the Iraq Liberation Act of 1998 (Public Law
105-338) (the "Act"), and consistent with Presidential Determination 99-13
of February 4, 1999, I hereby direct the furnishing of up to $5 million in
defense articles from the stocks of the Department of Defense, defense
services of the Department of Defense, and military education and training
in order to provide assistance to the Iraqi National Congress.

The Secretary of State is authorized and directed to report this
determination to the Congress and to arrange for its publication in the
Federal Register.




                              WILLIAM J. CLINTON




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