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Cablegate: Macedonia Supports Us Plans for Sudan Sanctions

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TAGS: PREL KPKO UNSC SU
SUBJECT: MACEDONIA SUPPORTS US PLANS FOR SUDAN SANCTIONS

REF: STATE 52648

(U) P/E Chief delivered reftel points on the President's
announcement concerning potential sanctions against Sudan to
MFA State Counselor for Multilateral Affairs Svetlana Geleva
on April 26. Geleva said the GOM hopes the Government of
Sudan (GOS) will take action to fulfill its political and
humanitarian commitments in Darfur. If the GOS does not
fulfill those commitments within a short period of time, the
GOM will fully support U.S. efforts to impose new UNSC
sanctions against Sudan.
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