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Summary: For a group of politicians about to announce that they are not participating in government, the arrival of March 14 members is a little statesmanlike.
Afforestation is "part of Lebanese national security", the Shi'ite leader intoned, statesmanlike, a day after he emerged from hiding to dig in what he said was the millionth sapling planted by Hizbullah's reconstruction arm, Jihad Al-Bina.
An hour raced by in a colourful, sweeping symphonic wave of sound, from the allegro's bold cello opening over shimmering violins to the finale with its pixieish dancing themes and statesmanlike musical statement from the brassboosted orchestra.
Tucked away in a gray-brown room, across a white marble hall from statesmanlike portraits of Ben Franklin and Alexander Hamilton, is "One Life: Thomas Paine--The Radical Founding Father," an exhibition appearing at the National Portrait Gallery from August 7 to November 29.
The statement added, this is a statesmanlike decision taken to defuse a serious confrontation, and the apparent removal of this long-standing national issue is a substantial step towards national reconciliation.
As he gets closer to the White House he has become more statesmanlike and measured, sounding less like a leftish protectionist and instinctive tax raiser and more like a potential president who knows he will have to restrain those pressures from within his party.
The editorial said Aso is taking office ''at a time of awesome domestic and external challenges, yet they could turn out to be an opportunity to prove his statesmanlike leadership if he replaces his hitherto hawkish image with prudence and modesty.
IT IS NOT merely statesmanlike restraint or responsiveness to U.
He has been statesmanlike in his relationship with London and led from the front during the Glasgow Airport attack and the foot-and-mouth crisis.
It is a statesmanlike act by Mr Cameron to come up with concrete measures to promote the positive side of shoring up better understanding rather than going for the easy option of shouting with the biggest crowd.
I feel Mr Blair is performing his duties in a statesmanlike manner, which the British public elected him to do for a third term.
Fortunately, the framers of the Constitution were more statesmanlike and farsighted.