Search

 

Cablegate: Preliminary Results of Blue Lantern Check On

VZCZCXYZ0012
RR RUEHWEB

DE RUEHGP #1532 2330917
ZNR UUUUU ZZH
R 210917Z AUG 07
FM AMEMBASSY SINGAPORE
TO RUEHSM/AMEMBASSY STOCKHOLM 0075
RUEHC/SECSTATE WASHDC 3807
INFO RUEHTV/AMEMBASSY TEL AVIV 0113
RUCPDOC/DEPT OF COMMERCE WASHDC
RUEKJCS/SECDEF WASHDC
RUEPINS/HQ BICE INTEL WASHINGTON DC

UNCLAS SINGAPORE 001532

SIPDIS

SIPDIS

STATE FOR PM/DTTC BLUE LANTERN COORDINATOR
STOCKHOLM FOR HILTON

E.O. 12958: N/A
TAGS: ETTC ETRD ECON KOMC SN
SUBJECT: PRELIMINARY RESULTS OF BLUE LANTERN CHECK ON
APPLICATION 05-050049989

REF: A. STATE 90996

B. STOCKHOLM 973
C. CLAUSEN - JOUBERT-LIN EMAILS

1. This message contains an action item for Embassy
Stockholm (para 3).

2. Post attempted to confirm the order listed reftel with
the Defense Science and Technology Agency (DSTA). (Note:
DSTA is a Singapore government statutory board that manages
acquisitions and research and development for the Ministry of
Defense). A DSTA representative told Econoff that it would
be impossible to confirm the order without the DSTA purchase
order number. Econoff relayed this information to PM/DTTC
(ref C). However, the DSTA purchase number was apparently
not included in the license application.

3. Action item: Post requests that Embassy Stockholm ask
Kockums AB Shipyard to provide the DSTA purchase order
associated with this transaction.

Visit Embassy Singapore's Classified website:
http://www.state.sgov.gov/p/eap/singapore/ind ex.cfm
HERBOLD

© Scoop Media

 
 
 
World Headlines

 

Ramzy Baroud: Year in Review Will 2018 Usher in a New Palestinian Strategy

2017 will be remembered as the year that the so-called ‘peace process’, at least in its American formulation, has ended. And with its demise, a political framework that has served as the foundation for US foreign policy in the Middle East has also collapsed. More>>

ALSO:


North Korea: NZ Denounces Missile Test

Foreign Affairs Minister Winston Peters has denounced North Korea’s latest ballistic missile test. The test, which took place this morning, is North Korea’s third test flight of an inter-continental ballistic missile. More>>

ALSO:

Campbell On: the US demonising of Iran

Satan may not exist, but the Evil One has always been a handy tool for priests and politicians alike.

Currently, Iran is the latest bogey conjured up by Washington to (a) justify its foreign policy interventions and (b) distract attention from its foreign policy failures.

Once upon a time, the Soviet Union was the nightmare threat for the entire Cold War era – and since then the US has cast the Taliban, al Qaeda, and Islamic State in the same demonic role. Iran is now the latest example…More


Catalan Independence:
Pro-independence parties appear to have a narrow majority. More>>