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Cablegate: Turkey: Cerd Demarche Update

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DE RUEHAK #0085 0160830
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FM AMEMBASSY ANKARA
TO RUEHC/SECSTATE WASHDC IMMEDIATE 4949
INFO RUEHZL/EUROPEAN POLITICAL COLLECTIVE IMMEDIATE
RUEHGV/USMISSION GENEVA IMMEDIATE 1575
RUCNDT/USMISSION USUN NEW YORK IMMEDIATE 2764

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DEPARTMENT FOR IO/RHS

E.O. 12958: N/A
TAGS: UNGA PREL PHUM TU
SUBJECT: TURKEY: CERD DEMARCHE UPDATE

REF: A. 07 ANKARA 2836
B. SECSTATE 157598

(U) Further to reftels, MFA United Nations desk officer
Ilknur Bademli confirmed Turkey will vote in favor of
Ambassador Pierrer Prosper at the UN Committee for the
Elimination of Racial Discrimination (CERD) election on
January 17.

Visit Ankara's Classified Web Site at
http://www.intelink.sgov.gov/wiki/Portal:Turk ey

WILSON

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