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Cablegate: Bahrain Sending Ambassador to Baghdad

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UNCLAS MANAMA 001037

SIPDIS

DEPT FOR NEA/ARP:PHEFFERNAN AND NEA/NGA
BAGHDAD FOR EMBASSY FRONT OFFICE

E.O. 12958: N/A
TAGS: PREL IZ BA OFPD
SUBJECT: BAHRAIN SENDING AMBASSADOR TO BAGHDAD


1. Bahrain Ministry of Foreign Affairs Undersecretary Yusif
Mahmoud phoned CDA June 30 to inform her that the GOB will
announce today that it is upgrading its representation to
Iraq to the ambassadorial level. No one has been named to
the position yet, but Mahmoud hopes to be able to provide the
designate's name to CDA in a few hours.

2. Baghdad minimize considered.
WILLIAMSON

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