Search

 

Cablegate: Guidance to Embassy Kampala

VZCZCXYZ0010
PP RUEHWEB

DE RUEHC #1327 1581922
ZNR UUUUU ZZH
P 061913Z JUN 08
FM SECSTATE WASHDC
TO AMEMBASSY KAMPALA PRIORITY 4221

UNCLAS STATE 061327

SIPDIS

E.O. 12958: N/A
TAGS: PREL UNSC UG
SUBJECT: GUIDANCE TO EMBASSY KAMPALA

REF: KAMPALA 709

1. Reftel reports a diplomatic note from the Government of
Uganda dated May 23, 2008 requesting U.S. support for
Uganda's candidacy for non-permanent membership on the UN
Security Council for the 2009-2010 term. Post is requested
to deliver the diplomatic note in para 2 below.

2. Begin text:

Complimentary opening,

...and has the honor of replying to your diplomatic note of
May 23, 2008 regarding Uganda's candidacy for a non-permanent
seat on the United Nations Security Council for the term
2009-2010.

The United States appreciates Uganda's firm dedication to the
strengthening of multilateral dialogue and international
cooperation, as well as the protection of international peace
and security.

The United States is pleased that Uganda wishes to
participate actively in the United Nations as a member of the
Security Council and welcomes the opportunity to consider
Uganda's candidacy. As a matter of long-standing practice,
the United States does not disclose its voting intentions in
UN elections either before or after the balloting.

Complimentary closing.

End Text.
RICE

© Scoop Media

 
 
 
 
 
World Headlines

 

Werewolf: Gordon Campbell On North Korea, Neo-Nazism, And Milo

With a bit of luck the planet won’t be devastated by nuclear war in the next few days. US President Donald Trump will have begun to fixate on some other way to gratify his self-esteem – maybe by invading Venezuela or starting a war with Iran. More>>

Victory Declared: New Stabilisation Funding From NZ As Mosul Is Retaken

New Zealand has congratulated the Iraqi government on the successful liberation of Mosul from ISIS after a long and hard-fought campaign. More>>

Gordon Campbell: On The Current US Moves Against North Korea

If Martians visited early last week, they’d probably be scratching their heads as to why North Korea was being treated as a potential trigger for global conflict... More>>

ALSO:

Gordon Campbell: On The Lessons From Corbyn’s Campaign

Leaving partisan politics aside – and ignoring Jeremy Corbyn’s sensational election campaign for a moment – it has to be said that Britain is now really up shit creek... More>>

ALSO:

Another US Court: Fourth Circuit Rules Muslim Ban Discriminatory

ACLU: Step by step, point by point, the court laid out what has been clear from the start: The president promised to ban Muslims from the United States, and his executive orders are an attempt to do just that. More>>

ALSO:

 
 
 
 
 
 
  • Pacific.Scoop
  • Cafe Pacific
  • PMC