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Cablegate: Bulgaria: Goldstone Report Follow-Up

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DE RUEHSF #0137 0561656
ZNR UUUUU ZZH
R 251656Z FEB 10
FM AMEMBASSY SOFIA
TO SECSTATE WASHDC 6755

UNCLAS SOFIA 000137

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DEPT FOR IO/HR - COURTNEY MUSSER

E.O. 12958: N/A
TAGS: PHUM PREL UNGA BU
SUBJECT: BULGARIA: GOLDSTONE REPORT FOLLOW-UP

REF: A. STATE 15722
B. 09 SOFIA 585

(SBU) We delivered reftel demarche to Georgi Georgiev, the
America's desk officer at the Bulgarian Ministry of Foreign
Affairs on February 23. Georgiev gave no indication that
Bulgaria would change its October 2009 position (ref B) that
the Goldstone report should be dealt with in the Human Rights
Council. Post will relay any additional information
regarding the Bulgarian position on the Goldstone report as
it becomes available.

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