Cablegate: Argentina and the U.S. "On the Same Page"
DE RUEHBU #0385 0591519
ZNR UUUUU ZZH
R 281519Z FEB 07
FM AMEMBASSY BUENOS AIRES
TO RUEHC/SECSTATE WASHDC 7403
INFO RUCNDT/USMISSION USUN NEW YORK 0140
RUEHUNV/USMISSION UNVIE VIENNA 0153
UNCLAS BUENOS AIRES 000385
FOR ISN/RA RICHARD NEPHEW, IO, AND NEA
E.O. 12958: N/A
TAGS: KNNP IR AR
SUBJECT: ARGENTINA AND THE U.S. "ON THE SAME PAGE"
REGARDING IRAN'S NUCLEAR AMBITIONS
REF: STATE 023001
1. (U) This message is sensitive but unclassified, and not
for Internet distribution.
2. (SBU) Emboff delivered reftel points regarding Iran's
non-compliance with UNSCR 1737 February 28 to Carlos
Hernandez, acting director of the MFA's Office of
International Security, Nuclear, and Space Affairs.
Hernandez stressed that Argentina and the U.S. "are on the
same page as regards Iran and the IAEA," and said that
Argentina will continue to support diplomatic efforts to
press Iran to cooperate fully with the IAEA and abandon its
pursuit of nuclear weapons.