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Cablegate: Uncitral Demarche - Thailand

VZCZCXYZ0000
RR RUEHWEB

DE RUEHBK #6075 3410927
ZNR UUUUU ZZH
R 070927Z DEC 07
FM AMEMBASSY BANGKOK
TO RUEHC/SECSTATE WASHDC 0997
RUEHUNV/USMISSION UNVIE VIENNA 0115

UNCLAS BANGKOK 006075

SIPDIS

SIPDIS

VIENNA FOR SMITH

E.O. 12958:N/A
TAGS: AORC UNCITRAL UN TH

SUBJECT: UNCITRAL DEMARCHE - THAILAND

REF: STATE 163356

1. On December 6, Embassy Bangkok delivered talking points
regarding the upcoming UNCITRAL meeting in Vienna, as instructed in
reftel. Mr. Kengkran Loutirojanakul of the Ministry of Foreign
Affairs' Office of Treaties and Legal Affairs said that the MFA
understood the U.S. position and had sent the points on to their
mission in Vienna. Mr. Kengkran said that Mr. Chiwin Nattalang of
the RTG Embassy in Vienna would attend the UNCITRAL meeting on
December 7. Kengkran said, however, that the MFA has yet to take a
position on the issue.
BOYCE

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