Cablegate: Colombo Plan: Amendment for Usd 500,000 For
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UNCLAS COLOMBO 000553
DEPARTMENT FOR SA, SA/INS, INL/RM; ATTN: EXECUTIVE
E.O. 12958: DECL: N/A
TAGS: SNAR AORC CE AF
SUBJECT: Colombo Plan: Amendment for USD 500,000 for
Afghan counter-narcotics program signed
Refs: (A) State 67262; (B) Colombo 306
1. Per Ref A, Ambassador Wills and Secretary General of
the Colombo Plan U. Sarat Chandran signed an amendment
to the Colombo Plan funding agreement for the allotment
of USD 500,000 to the Drug Advisory Program on March 31.
The amendment provides funding for counter-narcotics
projects in Afghanistan (detailed in Ref B). The signed
amendment has been forwarded to INL/RM by registered
pouch number 8026419.
2. Minimize considered.