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Presidential Determination No. 95-42: Memorandum on Travel to Lebanon

September 15, 1995

Memorandum for the Secretary of Transportation

Subject: Partial Resumption of Travel to Lebanon

By virtue of the authority vested in me by 49 U.S.C. 40106(b), I hereby determine that the prohibition of transportation services to Lebanon established by Presidential Determination 85-14 of July 1, 1985, as amended by Presidential Determination 92-41 of August 17, 1992, is hereby further amended to permit U.S. air carriers, solely through interline arrangements, to engage in foreign air transportation to and from Lebanon of:

a) passengers who are not U.S. citizens; and

b) U.S. citizen passengers who have received written approval from the Department of State for travel to Lebanon; and their accompanying baggage.

All other prohibitions set forth in the abovereferenced Presidential Determinations, including the prohibition on direct operations to Lebanon by U.S. air carriers, remain in effect.

You are directed to implement this determination as soon as is practical, with due regard to the safety of travelers going to and from Lebanon.

You are further directed to publish this determination in the Federal Register.


NOTE: This memorandum was released by the Office of the Press Secretary on September 18, but it was not received for publication in the Federal Register.

William J. Clinton, Presidential Determination No. 95-42: Memorandum on Travel to Lebanon Online by Gerhard Peters and John T. Woolley, The American Presidency Project

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