Cablegate: Minister of Human Rights to Meet with U.S.
UNCLAS SANAA 000472
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E.O. 12958: N/A
TAGS: PGOV PHUM HUMAN RIGHTS
SUBJECT: MINISTER OF HUMAN RIGHTS TO MEET WITH U.S.
DELEGATION TO HUMAN RIGHTS COMMISSION IN GENEVA
1. This is an action request. Please see paragraph 3.
2. On 1 March, the Ambassador met with the ROYG Minister of
Human Rights, Amat-al-Alim Al-Soswah, to present the 2003
Human Rights Report in English and Arabic.
3. The Minister requested a meeting with the U.S. Delegation
to the UN Commission on Human Rights in Geneva. She will be
in Geneva from 15 to 18 March, 2004. Please advise soonest
if such a meeting can be arranged so we can pass the response
to the Minister.