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

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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.
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