Madeleine Albright, fully Madeleine Korbelová Albright, born Marie Jana Korbelová

Madeleine
Albright, fully Madeleine Korbelová Albright, born Marie Jana Korbelová
1037

Czech-born American Politician, U.S. Secretary of State, U.S. Ambassador to the United Nations, Professor of International Relations at Georgetown University's Walsh School of Foreign Service, Awarded Presidential Medal of Freedom, Director on the Board of the Council on Foreign Relations

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These people have to go back; otherwise there are no people in Kosovo,

This is a new one from a historical point of view. I am really very happy.

These two countries are cheek-by-jowl,

This is a special time because of a lot of people traveling, so we thought that it was important. There are threats, and so that's why we think that is responsible.

They are basically not engaging at all on a crucial portion of the agreement, the military portion... I have made it clear that half a deal is no deal.

This is a visionary idea... This is an investment in the future.

They don't have many issues left, but they cannot predict an agreement will be made by (Friday) morning.

They gave me every indication that they will be ready to sign on.

They have really seized, I believe, a historic opportunity.

They know, as we do, that there is a lot of work ahead of us.

There is nothing inevitable about the tensions between our two countries or on the Korean peninsula or in the region.

They must have been close to something on whether on whether biological or chemical weapons were used on prisoners.

There really is a desire to move it (peace process) forward. There is a seriousness of purpose that validates that fact and that gives us a reason to keep pushing it.

They recognize this is an historic opportunity and that the killing must stop.

There seems to be more of an understanding of the historic opportunity that exists... We have a greater sense of optimism ... I have a sense that there is a desire to seize the moment.

They were casualties of a new kind of confrontation that looms as the new century begins.

There will be no further violence and further escalation.

Think of the blood that is in my family veins.

There's absolutely no proof that there is a connection.

This blatant, heavy-handed action is only the latest outrage committed against Aung San Suu Kyi and other party leaders by Burmese authorities,

There's an incredible amount of work to be done, both in the military-to-military context and on the diplomatic front, and we're going to take this one step at a time and keep a clear vision.

This country must not slide into the abyss of a devastating civil war again. The stability of West Africa is too important to permit a return to the power struggles of recent years.

Saddam Hussein is a congenital liar, and he cheats and he steals and he cannot be allowed to defy the international community,

That treaty has been amended before, and there is no good reason it cannot be amended again to reflect new threats from third countries.

The hope is that (Netanyahu and Arafat) will reconnect.

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First Name
Madeleine
Last Name
Albright, fully Madeleine Korbelová Albright, born Marie Jana Korbelová
Birth Date
1037
Bio

Czech-born American Politician, U.S. Secretary of State, U.S. Ambassador to the United Nations, Professor of International Relations at Georgetown University's Walsh School of Foreign Service, Awarded Presidential Medal of Freedom, Director on the Board of the Council on Foreign Relations