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Cablegate: Oman Participation in International Compact With

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TO RUEHC/SECSTATE WASHDC PRIORITY 8086
INFO RUEHZM/GULF COOPERATION COUNCIL COLLECTIVE

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E.O. 12958: N/A
TAGS: PREL EAID EFIN IZ MU
SUBJECT: OMAN PARTICIPATION IN INTERNATIONAL COMPACT WITH
IRAQ SIGNING CEREMONY

REF: SECSTATE 46243

(SBU) During an April 14 meeting with Minister Responsible
for Foreign Affairs Yousef bin Alawi, the Ambassador
encouraged Oman to attend the May 3 signing ceremony for the
International Compact with Iraq (ICI) in Egypt (reftel). Bin
Alawi responded that the Omani government had not yet
received an invitation to the event, but would give it
"serious consideration" once delivered.
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