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Memorandum on Assistance to the Nicaraguan Democratic Resistance

January 19, 1988

Presidential Determination No. 88-6

In accordance with Section 111(b)(2)(A) of the Joint Resolution making further continuing appropriations for the fiscal year 1988 and for other purposes (Public Law 100-202), I hereby determine and certify that:

(a) at the time of this certification no cease-fire is in place that was agreed to by the Government of Nicaragua and the Nicaraguan democratic resistance;

(b) the failure to achieve such a cease-fire results from the lack of good faith efforts by the Government of Nicaragua to achieve such a cease-fire; and

(c) the Nicaraguan democratic resistance has engaged in good faith efforts to achieve such a cease-fire.

This determination and certification shall be transmitted to the Speaker of the House of Representatives and the President of the Senate and shall be published in the Federal Register.


RONALD REAGAN

THE WHITE HOUSE,

Washington, January 19, 1988.

Editorial note: For a White House announcement and the text of letters addressed to the Speaker of the House of Representatives and the President of the Senate, both dated Jan. 19, see the Weekly Compilation of Presidential Documents (vol. 24, no. 3).

Ronald Reagan, Memorandum on Assistance to the Nicaraguan Democratic Resistance Online by Gerhard Peters and John T. Woolley, The American Presidency Project https://www.presidency.ucsb.edu/node/323401

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