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Cablegate: Unscr 1737: Freezing Assets of Iranian Entities

VZCZCXYZ0007
PP RUEHWEB

DE RUEHKU #0272 0521433
ZNR UUUUU ZZH
P 211433Z FEB 07
FM AMEMBASSY KUWAIT
TO RUEHC/SECSTATE WASHDC PRIORITY 8367
INFO RUCNIRA/IRAN COLLECTIVE PRIORITY
RUEHZM/GULF COOPERATION COUNCIL COLLECTIVE PRIORITY

UNCLAS KUWAIT 000272

SIPDIS

SENSITIVE
SIPDIS

STATE FOR NEA/ARP, T, AND ISN (JENNIFER CHALMERS/JOSH
KIRSHNER)
TREASURY FOR KRISTEN HECHT

E.O. 12958: N/A
TAGS: IR KNNP PARM PREL EFIN ETTC
SUBJECT: UNSCR 1737: FREEZING ASSETS OF IRANIAN ENTITIES
AND PERSONS NOT SPECIFICALLY LISTED IN THE ANNEX

REF: SECSTATE 16917

(SBU) On February 19, Econoff delivered reftel demarche to
MFA Director of Follow-up and Coordination Ambassador Khaled
Al-Maqamis. Al-Maqamis assured Econoff that the GOK is
cognizant of its UN obligations. The MFA has already
circulated the designations to the appropriate GOK
ministries, he said, including the Central Bank of Kuwait.

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