THE WHITE HOUSE
Office of the Press Secretary
September 29, 1998
MEMORANDUM FOR THE SECRETARY OF STATE
THE SECRETARY OF DEFENSE THE ADMINISTRATOR OF THE AGENCY FOR INTERNATIONAL DEVELOPMENT
SUBJECT: Presidential Determination Pursuant to Section 582(a) of the Foreign Operations, Export Financing, and Related Programs Appropriations Act, 1998, on Withholding Assistance to the Government of Chad
Pursuant to the authority vested in me by section 582(a) of the Foreign Operations, Export Financing, and Related Programs Appropriations Act, 1998 (the "Act"), I hereby:
(1) determine and certify that the Government of the Republic
of Chad is violating a sanction against Libya imposed pursuant to United Nations Security Council Resolution 748; and
(2) direct that funds not yet obligated that were allocated for
Chad under section 653(a) of the Foreign Assistance Act of 1961 (the "FAA") out of appropriations in the Act for programs under chapters 4 and 5 of Part II of the FAA shall be withheld from obligation and expenditure for Chad.
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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