Foreign Assistance and Related Programs Appropriations for 1980: Hearings Before a Subcommittee of the Committee on Appropriations, House of Representatives, Ninety-sixth Congress, First Session, Part 5

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Page 168 - International Covenant on Civil and Political Rights and the International Covenant on Economic, Social and Cultural Rights...
Page 22 - President shall substantially reduce or terminate security assistance to any government which engages in a consistent pattern of gross violations of internationally recognized human rights, including torture or cruel, inhuman or degrading treatment or punishment; prolonged detention without charges; or other flagrant denials of the right to life, liberty, and the security of the person.
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Page 329 - But if any provide not for his own, and specially for those of his own house, he hath denied the faith, and is worse than an infidel.
Page 123 - American aid may be provided to any country "which engages In a consistent pattern of gross violations of Internationally recognized human rights".
Page 64 - Act of 1948, as amended, and for other purposes, having met, after full and free conference, have agreed to recommend and do recommend to their respective Houses as follows: That the House recede from its disagreement to the amendment of the Senate...
Page 65 - Act of 1961 (which becomes section 634A under this bill), the House Committee on International Relations and the Senate Committee on Foreign Relations are...
Page 22 - All the signatories of the UN Charter have pledged themselves to observe and to respect basic human rights. Thus, no member of the United Nations can claim that mistreatment of its citizens is solely its own business.
Page 64 - THE MANAGERS ON THE PART OF THE HOUSE The managers on the part of the House at the conference on the disagreeing votes of the two Houses on the amendment of the Senate to the bill (HR 5856) to provide for the amendment of the Fair Labor Standards Act of 1938, and for other purposes...
Page 15 - No assistance may be provided under this part to the government of any country which engages in a consistent pattern of gross violations of internationally recognized human rights...