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Cablegate: Czechs - Positively Disposed Toward Us Candidate

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RR RUEHWEB

DE RUEHPG #1086 2631227
ZNR UUUUU ZZH
R 201227Z SEP 07 ZDK
FM AMEMBASSY PRAGUE
TO RUEHC/SECSTATE WASHDC 9644
INFO RUEHZL/EUROPEAN POLITICAL COLLECTIVE

UNCLAS PRAGUE 001086

SIPDIS

SIPDIS

E.O. 12958: N/A
TAGS: PHUM PREL UNGA UNHCR EZ
SUBJECT: CZECHS - POSITIVELY DISPOSED TOWARD US CANDIDATE
FOR THE COMMITTEE AGAINST TORTURE

REF: A. STATE 126155
B. STATE 108643
C. STATE 107687
D. STATE 107692

1. While unable to officially state that the Czech government
would support our "excellent" U.S. candidate for the
Committee Against Torture, the MFA Director of Human Rights
and Transition Policy stated the Czech government was most
favorably inclined to support keeping Felice Gaer on this
committee.
GRABER

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