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RR RUEHFK RUEHKSO RUEHNAG RUEHNH
DE RUEHKO #0388 0562301
ZNR UUUUU ZZH
R 252301Z FEB 10
FM AMEMBASSY TOKYO
TO RUEHC/SECSTATE WASHDC 9650
INFO RUEHKSO/AMCONSUL SAPPORO 9502
RUEHOK/AMCONSUL OSAKA KOBE 2834
RUEHNAG/AMCONSUL NAGOYA 6009
RUEHFK/AMCONSUL FUKUOKA 9016
RUEHNH/AMCONSUL NAHA 1348

UNCLAS TOKYO 000388

SIPDIS

State for EEB/CIP/BA Kanarek, Flynn and EAP/J Ford

E.O. 12958: N/A
TAGS: ECPS ECON JA
SUBJECT: Telecommunications Policy Officer - Japan

REF: State 17143

Per reftel, the Telecommunications Policy Officer in Embassy Tokyo
is Economic Officer Scott Smith, smithsa@state.gov, 81-3-3224-5024.
The LES assistant on these matters is Kaoru Nakata,
nakatakx@state.gov, 81-3-3224-5040.

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