Search

 

Cablegate: Demarche On Unga Resolutions with Anti-Israel Bias

VZCZCXYZ0014
RR RUEHWEB

DE RUEHKB #1429 3341152
ZNR UUUUU ZZH
R 301152Z NOV 07
FM AMEMBASSY BAKU
TO RUEHC/SECSTATE WASHDC 4356
INFO RUEHTV/AMEMBASSY TEL AVIV 0048
RUCNDT/USMISSION USUN NEW YORK 0255

UNCLAS BAKU 001429

SIPDIS

SIPDIS

E.O. 12958: N/A
TAGS: PREL UNGA IS AJ
SUBJECT: DEMARCHE ON UNGA RESOLUTIONS WITH ANTI-ISRAEL BIAS
DELIVERED TO AZERBAIJAN

REF: SECSTATE 159386

Poloff delivered reftel demarche on UNGA resolutions with an
anti-Israel bias to Azerbaijani Security Affairs Department
Deputy Director Yusuf Mammadaliyev on November 28.
Mammadaliyev said Azerbaijan's voting on Israel-related UNGA
issues is often complicated as a result of the
Nagorno-Karabakh conflict and Azerbaijan,s position in the
Organization of Islamic Conference, but that that the GOAJ
would take the U.S. views on board.
LU

© 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: