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Cablegate: Japan Regular Donor to Iraqi Refugees and Idps

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PP RUEHWEB

DE RUEHKO #0833 0860835
ZNR UUUUU ZZH
P 260835Z MAR 08
FM AMEMBASSY TOKYO
TO SECSTATE WASHDC PRIORITY 2895

UNCLAS TOKYO 000833

SIPDIS

SIPDIS

FOR PRM/ANE ADRIENNE NUTZMAN

E.O. 12958: N/A
TAGS: PREF PHUM PREL JA
SUBJECT: JAPAN REGULAR DONOR TO IRAQI REFUGEES AND IDPS

REF: STATE 30028

Embassy Tokyo Political Officer delivered reftel demarche
March 26 to MOFA Humanitarian Assistance Principal Deputy
Director Hisanobu Mochizuki. Mochizuki said that Japan
shares U.S. concerns about the region's growing refugee and
IDP problem, pointing to over USD 18 million given by Japan
during the last year in assistance to the ICRC and UNHCR.
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