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Cablegate: Estonia to Support U.S. Candidate for Cerd

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R 141253Z JAN 08
FM AMEMBASSY TALLINN
TO RUEHC/SECSTATE WASHDC 0434
INFO RUEHGV/USMISSION GENEVA 0287
RUCNDT/USMISSION USUN NEW YORK 0348

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E.O. 12958: N/A
TAGS: UNGA PHUM PREL EN
SUBJECT: ESTONIA TO SUPPORT U.S. CANDIDATE FOR CERD

REF: 169375

1. (SBU) On January 11, Veikko Kala of the Estonian
Ministry of Foreign Affair's International Organizations
and Regional Cooperation Division informed Poloff that the
Government of Estonia will support U.S. candidate Pierre
Prosper for the UN Committee for the Elimination of Racial
Discrimination (CERD).

PHILLIPS

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