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Cablegate: Spain Will Support Pierre-Richard Prosper for Un

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IO/RHS (AMY OSTERMEIER)

E.O. 12958: N/A
TAGS: PHUM PREL UNGA SP
SUBJECT: SPAIN WILL SUPPORT PIERRE-RICHARD PROSPER FOR UN
CERD

REF: A. 2007 STATE 157655

B. 2007 STATE 169375

Spanish Deputy Director General for Human Rights Fernando
Fernandez-Arias confirmed to Poloff January 8 that Spain
would support the candidacy of Pierre-Richard Prosper for the
UN Committee for the Elimination of Racial Discrimination.
LLORENS

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