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Cablegate: Demarche Delivered: Election for the Committee On

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UNCLAS CAIRO 003344

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DEPARTMENT FOR I0/RHS

E.O. 12958: N/A
TAGS: PREL PHUM UNGA EG
SUBJECT: DEMARCHE DELIVERED: ELECTION FOR THE COMMITTEE ON
THE ELIMINATION OF RACIAL DISCRIMINATION

REF: SECSTATE 157598

1. On November 26, we delivered the requested demarche to
Wael Abdoulmagd, Egypt's Deputy Foreign Minister for Human
Rights. Abdoulmagd was not aware of the upcoming election,
but said he would consider the request for support and share
it with his colleagues who coordinate United Nations
activities. We will report any substantive response
separately.
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