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Cablegate: Rok Response to Designation of Iran's Defense

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PP RUEHWEB

DE RUEHUL #0959 0920802
ZNR UUUUU ZZH
P 020802Z APR 07
FM AMEMBASSY SEOUL
TO RUEHC/SECSTATE WASHDC PRIORITY 3668
INFO RUEHUNV/USMISSION UNVIE VIENNA PRIORITY 0077
RUCNDT/USMISSION USUN NEW YORK PRIORITY 0401

UNCLAS SEOUL 000959

SIPDIS

SIPDIS

DEPARTMENT FOR ISN, T, EUR, EAP, NEA, AND FOR TREASURY.

E.O. 12958: N/A
TAGS: PREL KNNP PARM KN IR KS
SUBJECT: ROK RESPONSE TO DESIGNATION OF IRAN'S DEFENSE
INDUSTRIES ORGANIZATION UNDER E.O. 13382

REF: STATE 40909

1. On April 2, Poloff delivered reftel non-paper to Hahm
Seong-wook, Deputy Director of Disarmament and
Nonproliferation Division of the Ministry of Foreign Affairs
and Trade (MOFAT). Hahm noted that discussions among the
relevant ROKG agencies about how UNSCR 1737 measures would be
implemented were still ongoing. Hahm undertook to share the
non-paper with the Ministry of Commerce, Industry, and Energy
(MOCIE) and Ministry of Finance, and provide the ROKG
response at a later date.
VERSHBOW

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