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Cablegate: Apec: Invitation to Apec Food Defense Workshop

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PP RUEHCHI RUEHFK RUEHHM RUEHKSO RUEHNAG RUEHPB
DE RUEHMO #2438 1441407
ZNR UUUUU ZZH
P 241407Z MAY 07
FM AMEMBASSY MOSCOW
TO RUEHC/SECSTATE WASHDC PRIORITY 0575
INFO RUEHRC/DEPT OF AGRICULTURE WASHDC PRIORITY
RUEHZU/ASIAN PACIFIC ECONOMIC COOPERATION PRIORITY

UNCLAS MOSCOW 002438

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SIPDIS

E.O. 12958: N/A
TAGS: PREL PTER TBIO EAGR APEC RS
SUBJECT: APEC: INVITATION TO APEC FOOD DEFENSE WORKSHOP

REF: STATE 61613

We shared the invitation letter to the Food Defense workshop,
the workshop agenda and registration form with Valeriy
Sorokin, Chief of the MFA's APEC Section. We also passed it
to interested technical experts in the GOR Ministry of
Agriculture. Sorokin had no comment about the workshop. If
the Agriculture Ministry officials are able to attend, they
will respond directly to the contact persons identified in
reftel.
BURNS

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