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Cablegate: Croatia Supports Delay On Human Cloning Resolution

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UNCLAS ZAGREB 002579

SIPDIS


E.O. 12958: N/A
TAGS: TBIO HR UNGA KSCI
SUBJECT: CROATIA SUPPORTS DELAY ON HUMAN CLONING RESOLUTION

REF: A. STATE 335651
B. ZAGREB 2367
C. ZAGREB 2335

CROATIA'S POSITION HAS NOT CHANGED ON THE HUMAN CLONING
RESOLUTION, ACCORDING TO DUBRAVKA SIMONOVIC, MFA DEPARTMENT
HEAD FOR HUMAN RIGHTS (SEE REF B). SIMONOVIC, WHO JUST
RETURNED FROM A MEETING OF THE COUNCIL OF EUROPE'S STEERING
COMMITTEE ON BIO-MEDICAL ETHICS, AFFIRMED FOR US ON DECEMBER
8 THAT CROATIA MAINTAINS ITS SUPPORT FOR A DELAY OF
CONSIDERATION OF AN INTERNATIONAL INSTRUMENT TO BAN HUMAN
CLONING.
FRANK

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