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Cablegate: Nigeria: Demarche Delivered On Unga Third

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PP RUEHMA RUEHPA
DE RUEHUJA #2416 3231556
ZNR UUUUU ZZH
P 191556Z NOV 07
FM AMEMBASSY ABUJA
TO RUEHC/SECSTATE WASHDC PRIORITY 1474
INFO RUEHZK/ECOWAS COLLECTIVE
RUEHOS/AMCONSUL LAGOS 8288
RUCNDT/USMISSION USUN NEW YORK 0341
RHEHNSC/NSC WASHINGTON DC
RUEAIIA/CIA WASHINGTON DC

UNCLAS ABUJA 002416

SIPDIS

SIPDIS

FOR DRL/MLGA AND IO/RHS

E.O. 12958: N/A
TAGS: PHUM PREL KTIA NI
SUBJECT: NIGERIA: DEMARCHE DELIVERED ON UNGA THIRD
COMMITTEE RESOLUTIONS

REF: STATE 157022

Poloff delivered reftel demarche November 19 to Charles
Ononye, Deputy Director of the International Organizations
Division, and Olukunle Bamgbose, an officer in the Second
United Nations Division, at the Nigerian Ministry of Foreign
Affairs. Mr. Ononye was non-committal, but he promised to
review the information on the Iran, Belarus, Burma, and North
Korea resolutions (left as a non-paper) and to pass the
information to his colleagues in New York. He also
recommended that USUN approach the Nigerian Mission in New
York regarding the resolutions, as the final vote decisions
will be made there.
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