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Cablegate: Royg Non-Committal On Human Cloning Resolution

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

UNCLAS SANAA 001750

SIPDIS

E.O. 12958: N/A
TAGS: TBIO KSCA YM USUN ENVIRONMENT
SUBJECT: ROYG NON-COMMITTAL ON HUMAN CLONING RESOLUTION

REF: STATE 186973

PolOff briefed MFA Director Al-Awadi on the upcoming UNGA
cloning debate and reiterated the U.S. position against the
cloning of human embryos (reftel) on July 16. PolOff and
Awadi reviewed the Costa Rican draft resolution at length,
and discussed the inadequacies of the French-German proposal.
Awadi will forward the information to relevant parties,
including MFA's International Organizations Office, but
remained non-committal on ROYG support for Costa Rica's
resolution.

HULL

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