Cablegate: Demarche Delivered: Cuba's Un Resolution Against
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UNCLAS SANAA 002723
E.O. 12958: N/A
TAGS: PREL ETRD YM DEMARCHE
SUBJECT: DEMARCHE DELIVERED: CUBA'S UN RESOLUTION AGAINST
REF: STATE 215870
On October 16 Pol/Econ Chief delivered reftel demarche to
Deputy Foreign Minister Mustafa Noman. Noman responded that
Yemen voted on the side of Cuba in 2003 and was not likely to
change its position in 2004. He added that it was necessary
to maintain the "friendly relationship" with Cuba established
by the former (southern) Peoples Democratic Republic of Yemen.