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Cablegate: Demarche Delivered: Holocaust Remembrance

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R 261058Z JUL 07
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INFO RUCNSCO/UNESCO COLLECTIVE

UNCLAS MOSCOW 003649

SIPDIS

SIPDIS

E.O. 12958: N/A
TAGS: UNESCO RS
SUBJECT: DEMARCHE DELIVERED: HOLOCAUST REMEMBRANCE
RESOLUTION

REF: SECSTATE 99959

1. (U) We delivered reftel demarche July 25 to Grigoriy
Ordzhonikidze, Secretary General for the GOR's UNESCO
commission. We conveyed appreciation for the GOR's continued
support for the bill. Ordzhonikidze promised to forward the
updated version of the text to the GOR's UNESCO Mission and
assured no change in the GOR position.
RUSSELL

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