Search

 

Cablegate: U.S. Follow-Up to Proposal at Nsg Plenary to Share

VZCZCXYZ0005
OO RUEHWEB

DE RUEHRL #1083 1501034
ZNR UUUUU ZZH
O 301034Z MAY 07
FM AMEMBASSY BERLIN
TO RUEHC/SECSTATE WASHDC IMMEDIATE 8413
INFO RUEHUNV/USMISSION UNVIE VIENNA IMMEDIATE 0274

UNCLAS BERLIN 001083

SIPDIS

SENSITIVE

STATE FOR ISN/RA AND EUR/AGS
SIPDIS

E.O. 12958: N/A
TAGS: KNNP MNUC IR GM
SUBJECT: U.S. FOLLOW-UP TO PROPOSAL AT NSG PLENARY TO SHARE
IRAN EXPORT DENIAL INFORMATION PASSED TO GERMANY

REF: STATE 69315

1. (SBU) Global Affairs officer passed reftel follow-up
information May 23 to Joerg Polster, German MFA International
Energy and Nuclear Energy Policy desk officer. Polster, who
had attended the NSG Plenary and related meetings in Cape
Town, South Africa, from April 16-20, was familiar with the
U.S. proposal for the Nuclear Suppliers Group (NSG) to share
export denial information concerning Iran with the
International Atomic Energy Agency (IAEA), the UNSC Iran
Sanctions Committee, and the non-NSG Participating
Governments (PGs). Polster said the German Government had
not yet decided on a response to the USG proposal, but had
some reservations about sharing such information with the
proposed recipients. Polster said he will pass the U.S.
follow-up message on its proposal to the appropriate members
of the German Government for discussion.

2. (U) Post will report any substantive German response
septel.
TIMKEN JR

© Scoop Media

 
 
 
World Headlines

 

UN Rights Office On Syria: The “Monstrous Annihilation” Of Eastern Ghouta

Since the Syrian Government and their allies escalated their offensive against opposition-held Eastern Ghouta on 4 February, there have been more than 1,200 civilian casualties, including at least 346 killed and 878 injured, mostly in airstrikes hitting residential areas... Ninety-two of these civilian deaths allegedly occurred in just one 13-hour period on Monday. More>>

ALSO:

Cyclone Gita: 70% Of Tonga Population Affected

The full scale of destruction is beginning to emerge from Tonga in the aftermath of the severe tropical cyclone Gita. Around 50,000 people, or almost 70% of the country’s population, have been affected, a third of whom are children. More>>

ALSO:


Gita: Samoas Clean Up After Being Swamped By Cyclone

Apia in the wake of Gita Photo: Rudy Bartley The clean up is continuing in the two Samoas after Tropical Cyclone Gita hit on Saturday morning. More>>

ALSO:

Grand Coalition : Germany's two main political parties set to govern under Angela Merkel.

The liberal-conservative Christian Democratic Union (CDU) and the centre-left Social Democrats (SPD) negotiated through the night in a marathon final push to nail down an agreement. More>>


80 Passengers: Kiribati Ferry Disaster

The United Nations Children’s Fund (UNICEF) and the World Health Organization (WHO) are working with the Government of Kiribati to support children, families and communities affected by the recent Butiraoi ferry disaster. More>>

ALSO:

Campbell On: the US demonising of Iran

Satan may not exist, but the Evil One has always been a handy tool for priests and politicians alike. Currently, Iran is the latest bogey conjured up by Washington to (a) justify its foreign policy interventions and (b) distract attention from its foreign policy failures. More

ALSO: