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Occurrences in the Congressional Record

Entry Title Date
Providing For Consideration Of H.J. Res. 124, Continuing Appropriations Resolution, 2015 September 16, 2014
Peter Welch, D-VT
"As for our allies who are in the region—Qatar, the United Arab Emirates, Saudi Arabia, Egypt—what are they going to contribute when they are the principal objects of this threat? They have over 1,000 planes among them, and they have armies. We haven’t yet seen that."
Bring Jobs Home Act—Motion To Proceed—Continued July 17, 2014
Lindsey Graham, R-SC
"None"
Ukraine And Iran February 28, 2014
Eliot Engel, D-NY
"Certainly, if Iran were to have a nuclear weapon—and that must not happen—Saudi Arabia, Egypt, Turkey, United Arab Emirates, so many other countries would feel the need as well to get nuclear weapons; and we would start a chain of events that—who knows how it would end? So I believe that we have to be very, very crystal-clear."
Judeo-Christian Values February 25, 2014
Steve King, R-IA
"We are told we don’t have to worry about the Russians doing business in Egypt because they don’t give anything away, because they don’t give any military equipment away. They have to sell everything. If the Egyptians don’t have any money, it would seem that there wouldn’t be a calculation done for the loans that were offered out of the Saudis and out of the United Arab Emirates, but now we have the Russians, who have negotiated a military equipment deal with the Egyptians for the first time that I know of since 1979 or, I will say, pre-1979. We didn’t need the Russians in Egypt. They filled a vacuum—a vacuum due to a lack of leadership, a vacuum created by the implication that the President and our administration is supporting the Muslim Brotherhood."
Foreign Policy February 4, 2014
Steve King, R-IA
"We need to understand that this world is lined up to some degree against us. We have had friends in that part of the world that go back deep and long. Egypt is one of those countries. It was 1954 when President Eisenhower made it clear that he was going to stand with the Egyptian people. We have had them as allies, and we have worked military operations in the Sinai for a long time. We need to restore those relationships with the Egyptian people and I think the soon-to-be-legitimized civilian government of Egypt. We need to let people know, like the United Arab Emirates, that we are going to stand with them as they are going to stand with us. We want to stand with the moderate interests in the Middle East that want to engage in petroleum production, diplomacy, and the growth of their own economies."

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