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“It is aimed at preventing an imminent humanitarian catastrophe that directly implicates the national security and foreign policy interests of the United States,” National Security Council spokesman Tommy Vietor said. “We have been closely consulting Congress regarding the situation in Libya, including in a session the president conducted before his announcement yesterday with the bipartisan leadership. The president is committed to maintaining the full support of Congress in the course of ongoing and close consultation.”
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