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Cablegate: Zfr - Bamboo Flowering Prompts Food Crisis in Chittagong

VZCZCXRO8654
PP RUEHCI
DE RUEHKA #0102/01 0220418
ZNR UUUUU ZZH
P 220418Z JAN 08 ZFR
FM AMEMBASSY DHAKA
TO RUEHSD/SECSTATE WASHDC PRIORITY 6055
INFO RUEHKT/AMEMBASSY KATHMANDU 9495
RUEHLM/AMEMBASSY COLOMBO 8274
RUEHIL/AMEMBASSY ISLAMABAD 1996
RUEHNE/AMEMBASSY NEW DELHI 0430
RUEHAH/AMEMBASSY ASHGABAT 0187
RUEHNT/AMEMBASSY TASHKENT 0186
RUEHDBU/AMEMBASSY DUSHANBE
RUEHTA/AMEMBASSY ALMATY 0107
RUEHEK/AMEMBASSY BISHKEK 0074
RUEHFR/AMEMBASSY PARIS 0052
RUEHCI/AMCONSUL KOLKATA 1117
RUCNDT/USMISSION USUN NEW YORK 0089
RHEHNSC/NSC WASHDC

UNCLAS SECTION 01 OF 02 DHAKA 000102

SIPDIS

SENSITIVE
SIPDIS

E.O. 12958: N/A
TAGS: AID BG PGOV PHUM PREL
SUBJECT: ZFR - BAMBOO FLOWERING PROMPTS FOOD CRISIS IN CHITTAGONG
HILL TRACTS

DHAKA 00000102 001.3 OF 002


ZFR ZFR ZFR ZFR ZFR ZFR ZFR ZFR ZFR ZFR

PLEASE CANCEL CABLE - MESSAGE WILL BE RESENT UNDER NEW NUMBERS

ZFR ZFR ZFR ZFR ZFR ZFR ZFR ZFR ZFR ZFR


DHAKA 00000102 002.2 OF 002


exacerbated by the pressures on food supply throughout
Bangladesh caused by high world food prices and by the
devastation of last year,s floods and Cyclone Sidr.
Rollins

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