Cablegate: Usg Supports Mandil for Iea Executive Director:
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UNCLAS ANKARA 000373
E.O. 12958: N/A
TAGS: ENRG EPET AORC TU IEA OECD
SUBJECT: USG SUPPORTS MANDIL FOR IEA EXECUTIVE DIRECTOR:
REF: STATE 6963
Econoff delivered reftel demarche to MFA Deputy Director
General for Energy Hakki Akil on January 13. Akil responded
that it was also the Turkish government's intention to
support the French candidate, Claude Mandil, as Executive
Director of the International Energy Agency.