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Cablegate: Vatican Representation at Unga

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UNCLAS VATICAN 003876

SIPDIS

DEPT. FOR EUR/WE(VAN CLEVE), NEA/NGA, DRL/IRF

FROM EMBASSY VATICAN/MESSAGE NO. 123/01

E.O. 12958: N/A
TAGS: PREF PREL IR VT
SUBJECT: VATICAN REPRESENTATION AT UNGA

REF: STATE 117146

1. PER REFTEL, THE FOLLOWING IS THE HOLY SEE LINE-UP FOR
THE UN GENERAL DEBATE IN NEW YORK, SEPTEMBER 24 THROUGH
OCTOBER 5.

UNCLASSIFIED

PAGE 02 VATICA 03876 201341Z
2. ATTENDANCE OF HEAD OF STATE
-- POPE JOHN PAUL II WILL NOT ATTEND.

3. ATTENDANCE OF HEAD OF GOVERNMENT
-- CARDINAL ANGELO SODANO WILL NOT ATTEND.

4. ATTENDANCE OF FOREIGN MINISTER
-- ARCHBISHOP JEAN-LOUIS TAURAN WILL NOT ATTEND.

5. ATTENDANCE OF OTHER VIP'S.
-- ARCHBISHOP RENATO MARTINO, HEAD OF VATICAN DELEGATION TO
THE UNITED NATIONS, WILL ATTEND.

-- ARCHBISHOP MARTINO IS A RESIDENT OF NEW YORK.

-- INTERPRETING WOULD NOT BE REQUIRED IN BILATS.

6. ATTENDANCE OF FOREIGN MINISTRY OFFICIAL RESPONSIBLE FOR
IO AFFAIRS.
-- MONSIGNOR DOMINIQUE MAMBERTI WILL NOT ATTEND.
MERANTE

UNCLASSIFIED

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2001VATICA03876 - Classification: UNCLASSIFIED

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