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Cablegate: Canada: Foreign Minister to Travel to Santiago To

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261759Z Apr 05

UNCLAS OTTAWA 001258

SIPDIS

SENSITIVE

DEPT FOR DRL (KARI JOHNSTONE) AND WHA/CAN

E.O. 12958: N/A
TAGS: KDEM PREL CA
SUBJECT: CANADA: FOREIGN MINISTER TO TRAVEL TO SANTIAGO TO
ATTEND COMMUNITY OF DEMOCRACIES MINISTERIAL

REF: OTTAWA 001248 (NOTAL)

1. (SBU) Further to reftel, contacts at Foreign Affairs
Canada have just advised us that Foreign Minister Pierre
Pettigrew is now scheduled to attend the CD Ministerial in
Santiago, April 28-30.

2. (SBU) Canada's Chief Elections Officer, Jean-Pierre
Kingsley, remains undecided because of the uncertain
political situation in Canada, but is in direct contact with
DRL regarding a possible role in discussions surrounding the
elections standards initiative.

Visit Canada's Classified Web Site at
http://www.state.sgov.gov/p/wha/ottawa

DICKSON

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