Ukraine Invasion is Condemned in LEC Resolution

Ukraine Invasion is Condemned in LEC Resolution

Ukraine supporters protest outside Embassy in D.C. Source: Wikipedia

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Ukraine, and the Russian invasion of it, were the focus of an emergency Libertarian Executive Committee (LEC) meeting on February 24th 2022. Earlier in the day the long-anticipated Russian invasive escalated into a full scale conventional war.

The meeting concluded with the approval of the following resolution.

Resolution Condemning Russian Invasion of Ukraine and Opposing US Involvement

Whereas the Libertarian Party of Michigan:

Does not believe in or advocate the initiation of force as a means of achieving political or social goals;

Is opposed to war in every form and the indiscriminate suffering it inflicts on combatants and civilians alike;

Is firmly committed to our central premise of non-intervention and peaceful self-determination; now, therefore, be it

Resolved that the Libertarian Party of Michigan:

Condemns the actions of the Russian Federation in Ukraine;

Affirms the sacred right of the People of Ukraine (and all persons everywhere in the world) to defend themselves against aggression;

Does not support the expansion of this conflict nor intervention by the United States;

Does not believe such an expansion of the conflict would be in the interests of the Ukrainian, Russian, or American people, and;

Calls on all parties to instead work toward a ceasefire and a lasting diplomatic solution.

Resolved this 24th day of February, 2022 by the Executive Committee Libertarian Party of Michigan.

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