Search

 

Cablegate: U.S. Candidacy for Icao Council

VZCZCXYZ0008
PP RUEHWEB

DE RUEHSJ #1596 2401505
ZNR UUUUU ZZH
P 281505Z AUG 07
FM AMEMBASSY SAN JOSE
TO RUEHC/SECSTATE WASHDC PRIORITY 8761
INFO RUEHZA/WHA CENTRAL AMERICAN COLLECTIVE PRIORITY
RUEHMT/AMCONSUL MONTREAL PRIORITY 0040
RHMCSUU/FAA NATIONAL HQ WASHINGTON DC PRIORITY
RULSDMK/DEPT OF TRANSPORTATION WASHINGTON DC PRIORITY

UNCLAS SAN JOSE 001596

SIPDIS

SIPDIS

DEPT FOR WHA/CEN, IO/T LLUFTIG, EB/TRA/OTP MWALKLET-TIGUE,
USICAO MONTREAL LFAUX-GABLE

E.O. 12958: N/A
TAGS: PREL EAIR AORC ICAO CS
SUBJECT: U.S. CANDIDACY FOR ICAO COUNCIL

REF: STATE 115443

1. On August 21, PolOff met with Montserrat Vargas Solorzano,
Candidacies Director of the Ministry of Foreign Affairs (MFA)
and delivered reftel talking points.

2. Ms Vargas stated she would deliver the information to
their Civil Aviation Authority and added that the GOCR would
endorse the candidacy.
LANGDALE

© Scoop Media

 
 
 
World Headlines

 

New IPCC Report: ‘Unprecedented Changes’ Needed To Limit Global Warming

Limiting global warming to 1.5°C will require “far-reaching and unprecedented changes,” such as ditching coal for electricity to slash carbon emissions, says a special report that finds some of the actions needed are already under way, but the world must move faster… More>>

ALSO:

Jamal Khashoggi: UK, France, Germany Join Calls For Credible Investigation

Germany, the United Kingdom and France share the grave concern expressed by others including HRVP Mogherini and UNSG Guterres, and are treating this incident with the utmost seriousness. More>>

ALSO:

MSF Not Wanted: Nauru Government Shows Continued Callousness

The Nauruan Government’s decision to ask Doctors Without Borders to immediately leave shows continued callousness towards asylum seekers desperately seeking a safe place to call home, Green MP Golriz Ghahraman said today. More>>

ALSO:

Sulawesi Quake, Tsunami: Aid Response Begins

Oxfam and its local partners are standing by to deploy emergency staff and resources to the Indonesian island of Sulawesi, as an estimated 1.5 million people are thought to be affected by the massive earthquake and tsunami that hit on Friday. More>>

ALSO:

Decriminalising Same-Sex Relationships: UN Rights Chief Applauds Indian Decision

“This is a great day for India and for all those who believe in the universality of human rights," Bachelet said. "With this landmark decision, the Indian Supreme Court has taken a big step forward for freedom and equality...” More>>

ALSO:

 
 
 
 
 
 
  • Pacific.Scoop
  • Cafe Pacific
  • PMC