“By focusing an economic bulls-eye on Sudanese officials, rogue individuals and government-run companies, the Administration has offered smarter, tougher and more targeted sanctions that have the potential to help the people of
“We are encouraged by the President’s push for multilateral engagement and his call for a new United Nations Security Council resolution,” said
As proposed by the President this morning, the new U.N. Security Council resolution would apply increased economic sanctions, expand the arms embargo and prohibit state-sponsored military strikes over
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The National Foreign Trade Council (www.nftc.org) is a leading business organization advocating an open, rules-based global trading system. Founded in 1914 by a broad-based group of American companies, the NFTC now serves hundreds of member companies through its offices in
USA*Engage (www.usaengage.org) is a coalition of small and large businesses, agriculture groups and trade associations working to seek alternatives to the proliferation of unilateral U.S. foreign policy sanctions and to promote the benefits of U.S. engagement abroad. Established in 1997 and organized under the National Foreign Trade Council (www.nftc.org), USA*Engage leads a campaign to inform policy-makers, opinion-leaders, and the public about the counterproductive nature of unilateral sanctions, the importance of exports and overseas investment for American competitiveness and jobs, and the role of American companies in promoting human rights and democracy worldwide.