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Cablegate: Guatemala Will Not Address Feb 18 Unsc Open Session

This record is a partial extract of the original cable. The full text of the original cable is not available.

UNCLAS GUATEMALA 000429

SIPDIS

E/0/ 12958: N/A
TAGS: PREL PARM IZ GT UNSC
SUBJECT: GUATEMALA WILL NOT ADDRESS FEB 18 UNSC OPEN SESSION
ON IRAQ

REF: STATE 44441

1. Per reftel, DCM discussed Iraq's failure to disarm with Foreign
Minister Gutierrez on February 17. Gutierrez was noncommittal. He
requested a Spanish version of Secretary Powell's UNSC speech of
February 14 (which Post will provide) and stated that Guatemala would
not take the opportunity to speak at the Security Council's Open
Meeting on February 18.

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