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Cablegate: Bahrain: Food Aid and Wto

This record is a partial extract of the original cable. The full text of the original cable is not available.

UNCLAS MANAMA 001266

SIPDIS

STATE FOR NEA/ARPI, EB/TPP-JSHANNON
STATE PASS USAID-DSKORIC
USDA/FAS-EAUTRY
ROME FOR FODAG
GENEVA FOR USTR

E.O. 12958: N/A
TAGS: EAGR BA WTO AID
SUBJECT: BAHRAIN: FOOD AID AND WTO

REF: STATE 155973

(U) Pol/Econ chief August 31 delivered reftel points and
non-paper concerning food aid and the WTO to MFA Director for
International Organization Affairs Ghassan Shaikho. Shaikho
listened carefully to the points and responded that the UN
World Food Program could possibly play a role in coordinating
the activities of the WTO and FAO on food aid, if necessary.
He pledged to pass the non-paper to relevant GOB ministries.

MONROE

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