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Lawrence Eagleburger

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Any Ambassador or Foreign Service Officer who has his or her head screwed on right knows that the U.S. position in the world is far more dependent on our ability to compete in world markets.

— Lawrence Eagleburger

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One nuclear war is going to be the last nuclear - the last war, frankly, if it really gets out of hand. And I just don't think we ought to be prepared to accept that sort of thing.

— Lawrence Eagleburger

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And beyond that, the next issue is how do we guarantee one of these weapons, not necessarily this missile, but nuclear weapons ends up in the hands of Al Qaeda or some other terrorist group.

— Lawrence Eagleburger

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In a time of constrained resources we will have to shift emphasis. but not necessarily from the traditional Political Officer to the traditional Economic Officer.

— Lawrence Eagleburger

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In the best of all worlds everyone in the Embassy is doing something to assist U.S. exports.

— Lawrence Eagleburger

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My father was somewhat to the right of Genghis Khan.

— Lawrence Eagleburger

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My point here is I think international pressures of our acting unilaterally again are going to be such that the administration will say, well, we just can't take this on now.

— Lawrence Eagleburger

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Now there is a cultural change under way in the Foreign Service.

— Lawrence Eagleburger

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Small- and medium-sized companies do not know what we have to offer and that needs to be changed. We must react just as strenuously on their behalf as we do for larger companies.

— Lawrence Eagleburger

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Some day, somebody is going to have to start talking about what happens to us all a decade from now if we let these North Koreans and the Iranians go forward with their nuclear weapons program.

— Lawrence Eagleburger

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In April 2003 following warnings by the Bush administration to the government of Syria Eagleburger condemned the possibility of military action in Syria or Iran saying that public opinion would not support such a move and that "If President Bush were to try it now even I would feel he should be skinned alive. He was formerly a member of the Board of Visitors at the College of William and Mary. International Commission on Holocaust-Era Insurance Claims
Eagleburger became chairman of the International Commission on Holocaust Era Insurance Claims or ICHEIC which was set up in 1998.

Eagleburger is the only career Foreign Service Officer to have served as Secretary of State. W.

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