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Cablegate: Turkey Supports Partnership for Democratic

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R 091205Z JUL 07
FM AMEMBASSY ANKARA
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INFO RUEHFR/AMEMBASSY PARIS 5404
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UNCLAS ANKARA 001744

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PARIS FOR USOECD

E.O. 12958: N/A
TAGS: EAID OECD TU
SUBJECT: TURKEY SUPPORTS PARTNERSHIP FOR DEMOCRATIC
GOVERNANCE

REF: STATE 90018

(SBU) We delivered reftel points to the Head of Department at
MFA responsible for OECD issues. She reiterated Turkey's
support for the Partnership for Democratic Governance (PDG)
and said Turkey would support SecGen Gurria's proposal to
house the PDG secretariat at the July 12 OECD Council
meeting. She was not aware of any decision to provide
financial support to the PDG secretariat.

Visit Ankara's Classified Web Site at
http://www.state.sgov.gov/p/eur/ankara/

WILSON

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