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Cablegate: Jcic-Xxxii: Document Initialled at Jcic-Xxxii

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SUBJECT: JCIC-XXXII: DOCUMENT INITIALLED AT JCIC-XXXII
(JOINT STATEMENT NUMBER S-29 "ON CHANGES TO THE BOUNDARY OF
DROVYANAYA ICBM BASE FOR SILO LAUNCHERS OF ICBMS,' JULY 24,
2008

1. (U) This is JCIC-XXXII-018.

2. The text at paragraph 3 below is JCIC S-Series Joint
Statement Number 29 "On Changes to the Boundary of Drovyanaya
ICBM Base for Silo Launchers of ICBMs." The Joint Statement
was initialed at the closing plenary meeting for JCIC-XXXII,
held at the Russian Mission on July 24, 2008. The text of
the Joint Statement is unclassified and included in this
cable. The Joint Statement contains a classified attachment
-- the site diagram for the facility. The site diagram is
not included in this cable, but has been e-mailed to
Washington (State/VCI/SI).

3. Begin text:

Geneva, Switzerland
July 24, 2008

JOINT COMPLIANCE AND INSPECTION COMMISSION
JOINT STATEMENT NUMBER S-29

ON CHANGES TO THE BOUNDARY OF DROVYANAYA ICBM
BASE FOR SILO LAUNCHERS OF ICBMS

The Parties, referring to paragraph 19 of Annex J to the
Memorandum of Understanding on the Establishment of the Data
Base Relating to the Treaty Between the United States of
America and the Union of Soviet Socialist Republics on the
Reduction and Limitation of Strategic Offensive Arms of July
31, 1991, hereinafter referred to as the Treaty, taking into
account the information provided in Annex A to this Joint
Statement with respect to the Drovyanaya ICBM Base for Silo
Launchers of ICBMs, agree on the following:

(1) The new boundary of the Drovyanaya ICBM Base for
Silo Launchers of ICBMs shall be the boundary shown on the
site diagram of the maintenance facility of the base dated
July 17, 2008, which is attached as Annex B to this Joint
Statement.

(2) The portions of the Drovyanaya ICBM Base for Silo
Launchers of ICBMs to be excluded, pursuant to this Joint
Statement, from within the boundary shown on the site diagram
of the maintenance facility dated May 29, 1995, shall not be
subject to inspection unless such portions are included
within the boundary of any inspection site.

(3) The changes to the boundary of the Drovyanaya ICBM
Base for Silo Launchers of ICBMs shall become effective on
the date specified in the notification provided by the
Russian Federation in accordance with paragraph 19 of Section
I of the Protocol on Notifications Relating to the Treaty, or
the date such notification is provided by the Russian
Federation, or the date of entry into force of this Joint
Statement, whichever is latest.

JT (United States of America)
KV (Republic of Belarus)
AA (Republic of Kazakhstan)
CK (Russian Federation)
VB (Ukraine)

ANNEX A

INFORMATION PROVIDED BY THE RUSSIAN FEDERATION


ON CHANGES TO THE BOUNDARY OF THE DROVYANAYA ICBM BASE
FOR SILO LAUNCHERS OF ICBMS

The Russian Federation:

(1) pursuant to subparagraph 19(a) of Annex J to the
Memorandum of Understanding on the Establishment of the Data
Base Relating to the Treaty, hereinafter referred to as the
Memorandum of Understanding, declares that the requirements
set forth in the first sentence of paragraph 2 of Section IX
of the Protocol on Procedures Governing the Conversion or
Elimination of the Items Subject to the Treaty have been met
with respect to the portions of the Drovyanaya ICBM Base for
Silo Launchers of ICBMs to be excluded from within the
boundary shown on the site diagram of the facility dated May
29, 1995;

(2) pursuant to subparagraph 19(b) of Annex J to the
Memorandum of Understanding, states that all structures that
were ever shown within the boundaries shown on the site
diagram of the Drovyanaya ICBM Base for Silo Launchers of
ICBMs dated May 29, 1995, pursuant to subparagraph 9(b)(iii)
or 9(b)(iv) of Annex J to the Memorandum of Understanding and
that will be excluded from within the boundary of this
facility pursuant to this Joint Statement, will remain
unchanged but will no longer be used for items of inspection
as of July 17, 2008.

End text.

4. (U) Taylor sends.
TICHENOR


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