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Cablegate: Sierra Leone: Pressing for Universal Adoption Of

VZCZCXRO1155
RR RUEHMA RUEHPA
DE RUEHFN #0444 2051739
ZNR UUUUU ZZH
R 241739Z JUL 07
FM AMEMBASSY FREETOWN
TO RUEHC/SECSTATE WASHDC 1226
INFO RUEHZK/ECOWAS COLLECTIVE

UNCLAS FREETOWN 000444

SIPDIS

SENSITIVE
SIPDIS

DEPT FOR IS/N, L, S/CT

E.O. 12958: N/A
TAGS: PTER KNNP MCAP PINR PINS PARM PREL SL
SUBJECT: SIERRA LEONE: PRESSING FOR UNIVERSAL ADOPTION OF
THE INTERNATIONAL CONVENTION FOR THE SUPPRESSION OF ACTS OF
NUCLEAR TERRORISM

REF: SECSTATE 102149

(SBU) On July 24, the Ambassador delivered reftel demarche to
Ministry of Foreign Affairs Director General Ambassador Umaru
Wurie. Wurie said he believed Sierra Leone had signed and
ratified the convention but was not certain. He said he would
check on the status and report where Sierra Leone currently
stands on the convention. He also said he would review
legislation to see if it was adequate to comply with NCT
provisions.
HULL

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