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Cablegate: Designation of Iran's Defense Industries

VZCZCXYZ0741
PP RUEHWEB

DE RUEHTU #0408 0921438
ZNR UUUUU ZZH
P 021438Z APR 07
FM AMEMBASSY TUNIS
TO RUEHC/SECSTATE WASHDC PRIORITY 2939
INFO RHEHNSC/NSC WASHDC PRIORITY
RUEATRS/DEPT OF TREASURY WASHINGTON DC PRIORITY

UNCLAS TUNIS 000408

SIPDIS

SENSITIVE
SIPDIS

STATE FOR NEA/MAG (HARRIS), ISN, T, EUR, AND EAP

E.O. 12958: N/A
TAGS: PREL KNNP PARM KN IR TS
SUBJECT: DESIGNATION OF IRAN'S DEFENSE INDUSTRIES
ORGANIZATION

REF: STATE 40909

Post transmitted reftel talking points to Tunisia's Ministry
of Foreign Affairs (MFA), Ministry of Finance and to the
Tunisian Central Bank on March 30, 2007. Any substantive
reaction from the host country will be reported septel.
GODEC

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