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Cablegate: Uganda Considers Montreal Convention Amendment

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PP RUEHGI RUEHRN RUEHROV
DE RUEHKM #1682 3031050
ZNR UUUUU ZZH
P 301050Z OCT 07
FM AMEMBASSY KAMPALA
TO RUEHC/SECSTATE WASHDC PRIORITY 9559
INFO RUEHMT/AMCONSUL MONTREAL PRIORITY 0005
RUCNIAD/IGAD COLLECTIVE
RUEHXR/RWANDA COLLECTIVE

UNCLAS KAMPALA 001682

SIPDIS

SIPDIS

DEPT FOR ISN,L, EB,IO/T, MONTREAL FOR USICAO

E.O. 12958: N/A
TAGS: AORC EAIR ICAO KNNP OTRA KTIA STET PREL UG
SUBJECT: UGANDA CONSIDERS MONTREAL CONVENTION AMENDMENT

REF: STATE 149106

PolOff delivered reftel points to MFA Multilateral
Organizations and Treaties Office Director Isaac Sebulime on
October 29, conveying USG desire to include WMD and
explosive-related transport offenses in the Montreal
Convention amendment. Sebulime said that he was unaware of
the initiative, but promised to consider our position. Post
will follow up for GOU support.
CHRITTON

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