Drawdown Under Section 506(a)(1) of the Foreign Assistance Act of 1961 for France To Support Its Counterterrorism Efforts in Mali, Niger, and Chad, 49223 [2014-19868]

Download as PDF Federal Register / Vol. 79, No. 161 / Wednesday, August 20, 2014 / Presidential Documents 49223 Presidential Documents Presidential Determination No. 2014–13 of August 11, 2014 Drawdown Under Section 506(a)(1) of the Foreign Assistance Act of 1961 for France To Support Its Counterterrorism Efforts in Mali, Niger, and Chad Memorandum for the Secretary of State [and] the Secretary of Defense Pursuant to the authority vested in me by section 506(a)(1) of the Foreign Assistance Act of 1961, as amended, 22 U.S.C. 2318(a)(1) (the ‘‘Act’’), I hereby determine that an unforeseen emergency exists that requires immediate military assistance to France in its efforts to secure Mali, Niger, and Chad from terrorists and violent extremists. I further determine that these requirements cannot be met under the authority of the Arms Export Control Act or any other provision of law. I, therefore, direct the drawdown of up to $10 million in defense services of the Department of Defense for these purposes and under the authorities of section 506(a)(1) of the Act. The Secretary of State is authorized and directed to report this determination to the Congress, arrange for its publication in the Federal Register, and coordinate the implementation of this drawdown. THE WHITE HOUSE, Washington, August 11, 2014 [FR Doc. 2014–19868 Billing code 4710–10 VerDate Mar<15>2010 07:42 Aug 19, 2014 Jkt 232001 PO 00000 Frm 00001 Fmt 4790 Sfmt 4790 E:\FR\FM\20AUO1.SGM 20AUO1 OB#1.EPS</GPH> wreier-aviles on DSK5TPTVN1PROD with PRESDOC2 Filed 8–19–14; 8:45 am]

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                Presidential Determination No. 2014-13 of August 11, 
                2014

                
Drawdown Under Section 506(a)(1) of the Foreign 
                Assistance Act of 1961 for France To Support Its 
                Counterterrorism Efforts in Mali, Niger, and Chad

                Memorandum for the Secretary of State [and] the 
                Secretary of Defense

                Pursuant to the authority vested in me by section 
                506(a)(1) of the Foreign Assistance Act of 1961, as 
                amended, 22 U.S.C. 2318(a)(1) (the ``Act''), I hereby 
                determine that an unforeseen emergency exists that 
                requires immediate military assistance to France in its 
                efforts to secure Mali, Niger, and Chad from terrorists 
                and violent extremists. I further determine that these 
                requirements cannot be met under the authority of the 
                Arms Export Control Act or any other provision of law.

                I, therefore, direct the drawdown of up to $10 million 
                in defense services of the Department of Defense for 
                these purposes and under the authorities of section 
                506(a)(1) of the Act.

                The Secretary of State is authorized and directed to 
                report this determination to the Congress, arrange for 
                its publication in the Federal Register, and coordinate 
                the implementation of this drawdown.
                
                
                    (Presidential Sig.)

                THE WHITE HOUSE,

                    Washington, August 11, 2014

[FR Doc. 2014-19868
Filed 8-19-14; 8:45 am]
Billing code 4710-10