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Cablegate: Costa Rica Will Support Gaer Candidacy (Convention

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DE RUEHSJ #1490 2221532
ZNR UUUUU ZZH
P 101532Z AUG 07
FM AMEMBASSY SAN JOSE
TO RUEHC/SECSTATE WASHDC PRIORITY 8656
INFO RUCNDT/USMISSION USUN NEW YORK PRIORITY 0755
RUEHGV/USMISSION GENEVA PRIORITY 0312

UNCLAS SAN JOSE 001490

SIPDIS

SIPDIS

DEPT FOR IO/RHS, L/HRR, WHA/CEN

E.O. 12958: N/A
TAGS: CS PREL UNGA PHUM
SUBJECT: COSTA RICA WILL SUPPORT GAER CANDIDACY (CONVENTION
AGAINST TORTURE ELECTION)

REF: STATE 107679

1. On August 8, PolOff conveyed reftel information via
diplomatic note to Christian Guillermet Fernandez, Director
General of the Foreign Policy Office of the Ministry of
Foreign Affairs (MFA) and Rita Hernandez Bolanos, Director of
Protocol of the MFA.

2. MFA officials indicate that they will support Ms. Gaer's
candidacy to continue her work on the Committee.
HENIFIN

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