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"This terrible mistake occurred not because of just one organization or because of any one individual," Thomas Pickering
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"The burden is on Iraq to demonstrate its absolute and authoritative commitment to cooperation," Thomas Pickering
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"So overall production in tonnage has gone up from 400 and some to 526 tons of cocaine over the year," Thomas Pickering
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"Someone either waved or threw hand grenades at (a guard). He refused to open the gate. When the hand grenades came, of course, he ran away to save himself. The blast went off, knocked him down, and he survived." Thomas Pickering
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"It is not hard to conclude that no military solution seems possible despite the fact that the war seesaws, and one side gains or loses, ... It does seem rational --and sometimes rationality doesn't inform all of these judgments -- that the two sides should negotiate together." Thomas Pickering
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"So overall production in tonnage has gone up from 400 and some to 526 tons of cocaine over the year." Thomas Pickering
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"There is no plan, and there is no proposal, and there is no idea of committing American forces in Colombia to do anything but ... providing training." Thomas Pickering
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"Any efforts on the part of the Serbs to violate the agreements that they have reached on particularly the role and disposition of their forces inside Kosovo would clearly have grave and substantial risks.... Any efforts on their part would be met by strong and firm NATO reaction." Thomas Pickering
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"India is in great shape. It represents one of the most important long- term markets for Boeing." Thomas Pickering
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"We made a bunch of serious errors and mistakes which resulted in the accident." Thomas Pickering
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"We've urged the Pakistanis to take the statesman-like course, the wise course, and the restraint course," Thomas Pickering
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"We've urged the Pakistanis to take the statesman-like course, the wise course, and the restraint course." Thomas Pickering
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"We ... believe that a military solution to Sri Lanka is not possible ... We are supportive of the Norwegian initiative," Thomas Pickering
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"further productive discussions with China in the mutual interests of the two countries." Thomas Pickering
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"There has to be a negotiated solution to this problem, and we support that taking place without breaking up Sri Lanka, ... We're deeply concerned that there's a humanitarian disaster in the making as the war continues. There are already 150,000 people displaced by the fighting that has renewed over the last months in the north." Thomas Pickering
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"In archaeology you uncover the unknown. In diplomacy you cover the known." Thomas Pickering
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"We know foreign governments want our technology. We know they will go to all lengths to get it, ... It is incumbent upon us to have the best security practices, constantly to review them, learn the lessons from the past and make sure that it doesn't happen again." Thomas Pickering
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"We believe we have developed a relationship with Russia that can sustain controversy, differences and difficulties, however sharp they may become," Thomas Pickering
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"there are no signs of stress in the financial sector." Thomas Pickering
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"Over the years, we've taken steps to improve and build better embassies and to secure them. We continue to do that on a regular basis. Every one of our embassies as a matter of record each year has to review their security system and many do more frequently. We get 30,000 threats each year and we take those seriously and they often require reviews of embassy security, ... Late Edition." Thomas Pickering
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"We have reached some understandings" Thomas Pickering
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