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Pursuant to the authority vested in me by section 1012 of the National Defense Authorization Act for Fiscal Year 1995, as amended (22 U.S.C. 2291-4), I hereby certify, with respect to Brazil, that (1) interdiction of aircraft reasonably suspected to be primarily engaged in illicit drug trafficking in that country's airspace is necessary because of the extraordinary threat posed by illicit drug trafficking to the national...
Administration of George W. Bush, 2008 / Oct. 15 1349 Joint Statement by G–8 Leaders on fidence, changes to the regulatory and insti- the Global Economy tutional regimes for the world’s financial sec- October 15, 2008 tors are needed to remedy deficiencies ex- posed by the current crisis. The discussions We, the leaders of Canada, France, Ger- elaborating such changes, building on the ef- many, Italy, Japan, Russia, the United King- forts of the Financial Stability Forum and the dom, and the United States of America, and IMF, must involve both developed and de- the President of the European Commission, veloping countries. We look forward to a are united in our commitment to fulfill our leaders’ meeting with key countries at an ap- shared responsibility to resolve the current propriate time in the near future to adopt crisis, strengthen our financial institutions, an agenda for reforms to meet the challenges restore confidence in the financial system, of the 21st century. and provide a sound economic footing for We are confident that, working together, our citizens and businesses. we will meet the present challenges and re- We welcome and commend the recent de- turn our economies to stability and pros- cisions and actions taken in support of imple- perity. mentation of the G–7 Plan of Action, adopted by finance ministers and central bank gov- NOTE: An original was not available for ernors and endorsed by the International verification of the content of this joint statement. Monetary and Financial Committee of the Board of Governors of the International Monetary Fund, which set forth a concerted Memorandum on Provision of U.S. framework for individual and collective ac- Drug Interdiction Assistance to the tion. These measures will help financial insti- Government of Brazil tutions gain access to needed capital, support October 15, 2008 systemically important financial institutions and prevent their failure, unfreeze credit Presidential Determination No. 2009–4 markets, restart secondary markets for mort- gages, and protect savers and depositors. We Memorandum for the Secretary of State and will implement these measures on an urgent, the Secretary of Defense transparent, and non-discriminatory basis. We pledge continued close cooperation and Subject: Provision of U.S. Drug Interdiction coordination. Assistance to the Government of Brazil As we address the current crisis, we will Pursuant to the authority vested in me by work to mitigate its adverse impacts on section 1012 of the National Defense Au- emerging economies and developing nations, thorization Act for Fiscal Year 1995, as and we strongly support the IMF’s critical amended (22 U.S.C. 2291–4), I hereby cer- role in assisting affected countries. We reaf- tify, wi
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