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Cablegate: Demarche Delivered: Somalia - Designation Of

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OO RUEHWEB

DE RUEHSJ #0259 0952059
ZNY SSSSS ZZH
O 042059Z APR 08
FM AMEMBASSY SAN JOSE
TO RUEHC/SECSTATE WASHDC IMMEDIATE 9577
INFO RUEHZA/WHA CENTRAL AMERICAN COLLECTIVE IMMEDIATE

S E C R E T SAN JOSE 000259

SIPDIS

SIPDIS

DEPARTMENT FOR WHA/CEN, S/CT TDROZDENKO AND AF/E NGAREY

E.O. 12958: DECL: 04/03/2017
TAGS: PTER ASEC PREL PGOV KCRM SO BG RS CH XA CS
SUBJECT: DEMARCHE DELIVERED: SOMALIA - DESIGNATION OF
AL-SHABAAB AS AN FTO

REF: STATE 30472

Classified By: ADCM David Henifin for reasons 1.4 (d)

1. (S) On April 1 we notified Carlos Cordero Madrigal,
Director of Disarmament and Terrorism Section of the MFA of
the USG decision to designate Al-Shabaab as a Foreign
Terrorist Organization (FTO) and as a Specially Designated
Global Terrorist. We provided Cordero with the identifiers
for Al-Shabaab and made him aware of the consequences of
these designations, per reftel.

2. (S) Cordero informed us that the GOCR condemns these
terrorist organizations, in accordance with the GOCR policy
on human rights.
BRENNAN

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