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Cablegate: Sri Lanka: Parliamentarians to Attend the Un.Gift

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OO RUEHWEB

DE RUEHLM #0152 0421001
ZNR UUUUU ZZH
O 111001Z FEB 08
FM AMEMBASSY COLOMBO
TO RUEHC/SECSTATE WASHDC IMMEDIATE 7681
INFO RUEHUNV/USMISSION UNVIE VIENNA PRIORITY

UNCLAS COLOMBO 000152

SIPDIS

SIPDIS

DEPARTMENT FOR SCA/INS, G/TIP CARLA MENARES BURY, IO/T
COLLEEN NEVILLE

E.O. 12958: N/A
TAGS: KCRM KWMN PHUM PREF SMIG CE
SUBJECT: SRI LANKA: PARLIAMENTARIANS TO ATTEND THE UN.GIFT
VIENNA FORUM

REF: STATE 9008

Poloff delivered reftel demarche to UN Deputy Director for UN
and Multilateral Affairs Satya Rodrigo on February 6.
Rodrigo informed poloff that a group of parliamentarians will
travel from Colombo to attend the Vienna Forum. (Note: He
was unable to provide an exact number or a list of names.)
He said they will likely be accompanied by a representative
from Sri Lanka's Permanent Mission in Vienna.
BLAKE

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