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Cablegate: Departure of Ait Director Stephen M. Young

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R 220626Z MAY 08
FM AIT TAIPEI
TO RUEHC/SECSTATE WASHDC 8979
INFO RUEHFSC/USOFFICE FSC CHARLESTON 2017

UNCLAS AIT TAIPEI 000705

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EAP/TC SPELMAN
DEPARTMENT PLEASE PASS TO AIT/W

E.O. 12958: N/A
TAGS: AMGT APER OTRA TW
SUBJECT: DEPARTURE OF AIT DIRECTOR STEPHEN M. YOUNG

REF: A. TAIPEI 00621

B. STATE 48034

1. Director Stephen M. Young departed AIT for annual leave
in New Hampshire and consultations in Washington, D.C. on
Thursday, May 22nd, at 1200 local time.

2. Deputy Director Robert S. Wang has assumed Charge.
WANG

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