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Cablegate: Portugal Briefed On Unaids Executive Director

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SUBJECT: PORTUGAL BRIEFED ON UNAIDS EXECUTIVE DIRECTOR
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Pol-Econ Officer highlighted Mali candidate Mr. Michel
Sidibe's strengths as outlined in reftel demarche and urged
Portugal to support his candidacy. MFA International Affairs
officer Celia Morais welcomed the message and told us that
she had been unaware of the upcoming UNAIDS Executive
Director vacancy. She said our input would be useful as
Portugal studies the candidates.
STEPHENSON

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