Search

 

Cablegate: 62nd Un General Assembly: Burundi's High-Level

VZCZCXYZ0013
PP RUEHWEB

DE RUEHJB #0568 2211300
ZNR UUUUU ZZH
P 091300Z AUG 07
FM AMEMBASSY BUJUMBURA
TO RUCNDT/USMISSION USUN NEW YORK PRIORITY 0011
RUEHC/SECSTATE WASHDC PRIORITY 0483

UNCLAS BUJUMBURA 000568

SIPDIS

SIPDIS

DEPT FOR AF/C AND AF/RSA (KELLEY, EPSTEIN, AND AMADEO)

E.O. 12958: N/A
TAGS: KSEP PREL UNGA OVIP BY
SUBJECT: 62ND UN GENERAL ASSEMBLY: BURUNDI'S HIGH-LEVEL
ATTENDANCE

REF: SECSTATE 101170

1. (U) The Government of Burundi will send the following
delegation to attend the 62nd UN General Assembly:

A. Attendance of the Head of State: Will not attend.


B. Attendance of the Head of Delegation:

-- Dr. Martin Nduwimana, First Vice-President of the Republic.

-- Arrive New York: September 24
Depart New York: September 30
The First Vice-President will be present for the general
debate.

-- Madame Marie-Claire Ndayikunda (Spouse) will accompany.

-- Interpretation will be required in French.


C. Attendance of the Foreign Minister:

-- Antoinette Batumubwira, Minister of Foreign Affairs and
International Cooperation.

-- Arrive New York: September 24
Depart New York: September 30
The Foreign Minister will be present for the general
debate.

-- Spouse will not accompany.

-- Interpretation will not be required.


D. Attendance of other host country VIPs:

-- Melchior Wagara, Chief of Cabinet in the Office of the
President.

-- Arrive New York: September 24
Depart New York: September 30
The Chief of Cabinet will be present for the general
debate.

-- Spouse will not accompany.

-- Interpretation will be required in French.


E. Attendance of the Foreign Ministry official responsible
for IO affairs:

-- Ambassador Adolphe Nahayo, Director of International
Organizations.

-- Arrive New York: September 16
Depart New York: September 29
The Director will be present for the general debate.

-- Spouse will not accompany.

-- Interpretation will required in French.


2. (U) Should updated information become available, Embassy
Bujumbura will provide in a separate cable.
MOLLER

© Scoop Media

 
 
 
World Headlines

 

Gordon Campbell: On The Washington Riot And The Georgia Results
Hong Kong and Washington DC. On the same morning, the tyrants in power in Beijing and their counterpart in the White House have shown how they refuse to accept the legitimacy of any different points of view, and the prospect of losing power… More>>

WHO: Vaccination No Guarantee Of Virus Eradication

In the final World Health Organization (WHO) COVID-19 press conference of the year, on Monday, senior officials warned that the virus is 'not necessarily the big one', and that there is a real chance of another, more serious pandemic spreading ... More>>

Covid: Two Billion COVID Vaccine Doses Secured, WHO Says End Of Pandemic Is In Sight

The end of the pandemic is in sight but we must not let our guard down, the head of the World Health Organization (WHO) said on Friday, as he welcomed the news that the global vaccine partnership COVAX has lined up almost two billion doses of existing ... More>>

UN: Guterres To Seek Second Five-year Term
António Guterres will be seeking a second five-year term as UN Secretary-General, which would begin in January 2022.... More>>


UN Rights Office: Iran Execution Of Child Offender Breaks International Law

The execution of an Iranian man for a crime allegedly committed when he was 16 years old has been condemned by the UN Human Rights Office (OHCHR) and raised concerns over violations of his right to a fair trial. In a statement released on Thursday, ... More>>

UN News: Fighting Displaces Over 500,000 In Northern Mozambique, Reports UN Refuge Agency

Attacks by armed groups in Mozambique’s Cabo Delgado, Nampula, Zambezia and Niassa provinces have displaced more than 530,000 people, many of whom have been forced to move multiple times, the UN refugee agency (UNHCR) said on Friday. According to ... More>>