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Cablegate: Additional Targetted Zimbabwe Sanctions

VZCZCXRO6431
RR RUEHDU
DE RUEHSA #4154 3411425
ZNR UUUUU ZZH
R 071425Z DEC 07
FM AMEMBASSY PRETORIA
TO RUEHC/SECSTATE WASHDC 2919
INFO RUEHSB/AMEMBASSY HARARE 3598
RUEHTN/AMCONSUL CAPE TOWN 5128
RUEHDU/AMCONSUL DURBAN 9416
RHEHNSC/NSC WASHDC
RUEAIIA/CIA WASHINGTON DC
RHEFDIA/DIA WASHINGTON DC

UNCLAS PRETORIA 004154

SIPDIS

SENSITIVE
SIPDIS

DEPT FOR AF/S

E.O. 12958: N/A
TAGS: PREL ETRD PHUM ZI SF
SUBJECT: ADDITIONAL TARGETTED ZIMBABWE SANCTIONS

REF: SECSTATE 161333

(SBU) Ambassador discussed reftel points with DFA Deputy
Director General: Europe and the Americas Gert Grobler in an
03 December telcon. Grobler expressed appreciation for the
information and noted that the South African Government, and
President Mbeki personally, continue to work the issue. He
pledged to pass the information on to appropriate SAG
authorities. We have received no further substantive
reaction from SAG interlocutors.
BOST

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