Cablegate: Demarche On African Union Position On Human
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UNCLAS KINSHASA 001609
DEPARTMENT FOR JANE COWLEY, IO/T, INFO TO CAROLYN WILLSON,
E.O. 12958: N/A
TAGS: TBIO AF CG UNGACG KSCI
SUBJECT: DEMARCHE ON AFRICAN UNION POSITION ON HUMAN
REF: SECSTATE 176146
1. (U) Poloff delivered reftel demarche to Likango Liselele,
Advisor to the Minister of Health, August 25. Liselele
replied that the DRC supports the efforts of Costa Rica and
the US to ban human cloning and that the Ministry of Health
would advocate this position at the upcoming World Health
Organization regional meeting in Congo-Brazzaville. A
courtesy copy of this demarche was delivered to Tosi Mpanu
Mpanu, advisor to FonMin on the same date.