Search

 

Cablegate: U.S.- Czech Science Cooperation Agreement Signed

VZCZCXYZ0002
RR RUEHWEB

DE RUEHPG #1031 2500846
ZNR UUUUU ZZH
R 070846Z SEP 07
FM AMEMBASSY PRAGUE
TO RUEHC/SECSTATE WASHDC 9583
INFO RUEHXQ/ALL EUROPEAN UNION POST COLLECTIVE
RUEHTN/AMCONSUL CAPE TOWN 0045

UNCLAS PRAGUE 001031

SIPDIS

SIPDIS

CAPE TOWN FOR MCANNING
STATE FOR OES EDAUGHARTY

E.O. 12958: N/A
TAGS: OSCI TSPL PREL EZ
SUBJECT: U.S.- CZECH SCIENCE COOPERATION AGREEMENT SIGNED

REF: 05 PRAGUE 1562

Ambassador Richard Graber and Czech Education Minister Dana
Kuchtova signed a U.S. - Czech Science and Technology
Cooperation Agreement in Prague September 6. The 10-year
agreement outlines the framework for cooperation in basic and
applied research, and will make it easier for scientific
organizations and researchers to exchange information between
the two countries. The agreement still must be approved by
the U.S. Congress, both houses of Czech parliament and signed
by the Czech president for ratification.
GRABER

© Scoop Media

 
 
 
World Headlines

 

UN Rights Office On Syria: The “Monstrous Annihilation” Of Eastern Ghouta

Since the Syrian Government and their allies escalated their offensive against opposition-held Eastern Ghouta on 4 February, there have been more than 1,200 civilian casualties, including at least 346 killed and 878 injured, mostly in airstrikes hitting residential areas... Ninety-two of these civilian deaths allegedly occurred in just one 13-hour period on Monday. More>>

ALSO:

Cyclone Gita: 70% Of Tonga Population Affected

The full scale of destruction is beginning to emerge from Tonga in the aftermath of the severe tropical cyclone Gita. Around 50,000 people, or almost 70% of the country’s population, have been affected, a third of whom are children. More>>

ALSO:


Gita: Samoas Clean Up After Being Swamped By Cyclone

Apia in the wake of Gita Photo: Rudy Bartley The clean up is continuing in the two Samoas after Tropical Cyclone Gita hit on Saturday morning. More>>

ALSO:

Grand Coalition : Germany's two main political parties set to govern under Angela Merkel.

The liberal-conservative Christian Democratic Union (CDU) and the centre-left Social Democrats (SPD) negotiated through the night in a marathon final push to nail down an agreement. More>>


80 Passengers: Kiribati Ferry Disaster

The United Nations Children’s Fund (UNICEF) and the World Health Organization (WHO) are working with the Government of Kiribati to support children, families and communities affected by the recent Butiraoi ferry disaster. 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. More

ALSO: