Presidential Determination No. 98-32—Memorandum on the Purchase of Airline Tickets to Lebanon
Memorandum for the Secretary of Transportation
Subject: Purchase of Airline Tickets 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 to engage in foreign air transportation, solely through interline arrangements, of passengers, including U.S. and non-U.S. citizens, and their accompanying baggage, to and from Lebanon and to permit U.S. and foreign air carriers to sell in the United States air transportation services for passengers, including U.S. and non-U.S. citizens, to and from Lebanon.
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.
Presidential Determination 95-42 is hereby revoked. You are directed to implement this determination immediately and to revoke effective immediately any regulations inconsistent herewith.
You are further directed to publish this determination in the Federal Register.
WILLIAM J. CLINTON
NOTE: This memorandum was released by the Office of the Press Secretary on June 22, but it was not received for publication in the Federal Register.
William J. Clinton, Presidential Determination No. 98-32—Memorandum on the Purchase of Airline Tickets to Lebanon Online by Gerhard Peters and John T. Woolley, The American Presidency Project https://www.presidency.ucsb.edu/node/226545