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Cablegate: Bahrain: Extension of Occupied Territories

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OO RUEHWEB

DE RUEHMK #0273 0851150
ZNR UUUUU ZZH
O 261150Z MAR 07
FM AMEMBASSY MANAMA
TO RUEHC/SECSTATE WASHDC IMMEDIATE 6610
INFO RUEHGV/USMISSION GENEVA PRIORITY 0242

UNCLAS MANAMA 000273

SIPDIS

SENSITIVE
SIPDIS

FOR NEA, DRL, IO

E.O. 12958: N/A
TAGS: PREL PHUM BA ROW
SUBJECT: BAHRAIN: EXTENSION OF OCCUPIED TERRITORIES
MANDATE AT UN HUMAN RIGHTS COUNCIL

REF: STATE 35404

Sensitive but unclassified; please protect accordingly. Not
for Internet distribution.

(SBU) Pol/Econ Chief March 25 delivered reftel demarche
concerning the extension of the UN Human Rights Council
mandate of the special rapporteur on the Occupied Territories
to MFA Second Secretary for International Organization
Affairs Mona Radhi. Radhi pointed out the difficulty of
Bahrain going against an OIC consensus but said she would
forward the non-paper to the Bahraini Mission in Geneva.


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