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Cablegate: Request for Information On Philadelphia Hurricane Rebuilding

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ZNR UUUUU ZZH
R 211324Z FEB 07
FM AMEMBASSY ABU DHABI
TO RUEHC/SECSTATE WASHDC 8365
INFO RUEHZM/GULF COOPERATION COUNCIL COLLECTIVE
RUEHNR/AMEMBASSY NAIROBI 0115
RUEATRS/DEPT OF TREASURY WASHINGTON DC

UNCLAS ABU DHABI 000301

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STATE FOR NEA/ARP

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E.O. 12958: N/A
TAGS: EAID PHUM PREL KE AE

SUBJECT: REQUEST FOR INFORMATION ON PHILADELPHIA HURRICANE REBUILDING
COMMITTEE


1. (U) This cable contains an action request.

2. (U) On February 18, Post received a diplomatic note from the
Embassy of the Republic of Kenya in Abu Dhabi inquiring about the
legitimacy of the Philadelphia Hurricane Rebuilding Committee
(Committee). The Kenyan Embassy reports that several Kenyans
residing in the UAE have been offered jobs by the Committee and wants
to know if the offers are legitimate. Post conducted an internet
search, but could not find any mention of the Committee.

3. (U) Action request: Please advise Post if the there is any
information about the Philadelphia Hurricane Rebuilding Committee
that we can share with the Kenyan Embassy.
Sison

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