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Cablegate: Response to Nopec Demarche

VZCZCXYZ0339
OO RUEHWEB

DE RUEHQT #1568 1921338
ZNR UUUUU ZZH
O 111338Z JUL 07
FM AMEMBASSY QUITO
TO RUEHC/SECSTATE WASHDC IMMEDIATE 7376
INFO RUEHBO/AMEMBASSY BOGOTA PRIORITY 6761
RUEHCV/AMEMBASSY CARACAS PRIORITY 2608
RUEHLP/AMEMBASSY LA PAZ JUL 0652
RUEHPE/AMEMBASSY LIMA PRIORITY 1777
RHMFIUU/DEPT OF ENERGY WASHINGTON DC PRIORITY
RUEATRS/DEPT OF TREASURY WASHDC PRIORITY

UNCLAS QUITO 001568

SIPDIS

SENSITIVE
SIPDIS

DEPT FOR WHA/EPSC FAITH CORNEILLE
TREASURY FOR MMALLOY

E.O. 12958: N/A
TAGS: EPET ENRG ECON PREL
SUBJECT: RESPONSE TO NOPEC DEMARCHE

REFTEL: STATE 88197

1. (SBU) This is a response cable to State 88197. Post raised the
NOPEC legislation with Ecuador's Ministry of Energy, and relayed
reftel points. The Ministry representative appreciated the
information, noting that he was already aware of the legislation.
He did not offer a GOE reaction or any comments.

JEWELL

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