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Cablegate: Bangladesh: Demarche On Key U.S. Objectives At

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ZNR UUUUU ZZH
R 090657Z MAY 07
FM AMEMBASSY DHAKA
TO RUEHC/SECSTATE WASHDC 4011
INFO RUEHNE/AMEMBASSY NEW DELHI 9892
RUEHIL/AMEMBASSY ISLAMABAD 1649
RUEHKT/AMEMBASSY KATHMANDU 9086
RUEHLM/AMEMBASSY COLOMBO 7923
RUEHGO/AMEMBASSY RANGOON 2546
RUEHCI/AMCONSUL KOLKATA
RUEHGV/USMISSION GENEVA 0533

UNCLAS DHAKA 000759

SIPDIS

SIPDIS

DEPARTMENT PLEASE PASS TO IO, G/AIAG, AND ISN

E.O. 12958: N/A
TAGS: KFLU TBIO AORC PREL BG
SUBJECT: BANGLADESH: DEMARCHE ON KEY U.S. OBJECTIVES AT
THE ANNUAL WORLD HEALTH ASSEMBLY

REF: SECSTATE 61739

On May 9, Econoff delivered demarche (reftel) to Ms. Abida
Islam, Director of America and Pacific Wing, Ministry of
Foreign Affairs. Post confirmed that Bangladesh's delegation
will consist of Dr. A S M Matiur Rahman, Adviser to the
Ministry of Health and Family Welfare (chief of delegation);
Dr. Mohammad Shajahann Biswas, Director General, Directorate
of Health Services; Prof. Dr. Mohammed Abul Faiz, Principal,
Dhaka Medical College and Hospital; and Mr. Mohammed
Jahangir, Joint Chief, Health Economics Wing. Econoff
provided reftel talking points to Ms. Islam for forwarding to
the delegation. Post will report any substantive response.
BUTENIS

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