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Cablegate: Rwandan Contribution to Hybrid Operation in Darfur

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ZNR UUUUU ZZH
P 021125Z JUL 07
FM AMEMBASSY KIGALI
TO RUEHC/SECSTATE WASHDC PRIORITY 4356
INFO RUEHJB/AMEMBASSY BUJUMBURA 0090
RUEHDR/AMEMBASSY DAR ES SALAAM 0899
RUEHKM/AMEMBASSY KAMPALA 1635
RUEHKI/AMEMBASSY KINSHASA 0237
RUEHNR/AMEMBASSY NAIROBI 0908
RUEHFR/AMEMBASSY PARIS 0262
RUCNDT/USMISSION USUN NEW YORK 0071

UNCLAS KIGALI 000610

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SENSITIVE
SIPDIS

E.O. 12958: N/A
TAGS: PREL PKPO UNSC RW
SUBJECT: RWANDAN CONTRIBUTION TO HYBRID OPERATION IN DARFUR

REF: KIGALI 555

(SBU) Rwanda has three battalions participating in the AMIS
peacekeeping mission. As noted in reftel, the GOR expressed
strong support for the transfer of two battalions to the UN
Heavy Support Package. The GOR stands ready to contribute a
fourth battalion to the peacekeeping operations, although it
continues to express reservations regarding logistical
support and reimbursement for AMIS expenses.
ARIETTI

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