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Cablegate: Diplomatic Note On Philippine Candidate For

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DE RUEHML #2909 2390817
ZNR UUUUU ZZH
O 270817Z AUG 07
FM AMEMBASSY MANILA
TO SECSTATE WASHDC IMMEDIATE 8029

UNCLAS MANILA 002909

SIPDIS

SIPDIS

STATE FOR EAP/MTS (MATT INGENERI/MIKE TAYLOR)

E.O. 12958: N/A
TAGS: AORC PHUM PREL RP UN
SUBJECT: DIPLOMATIC NOTE ON PHILIPPINE CANDIDATE FOR
COMMITTEE AGAINST TORTURE

REF: A. MANILA 2760
B. GENEVA 2020

(U) U.S. Embassy Manila received from the Philippine
Department of Foreign Affairs August 23 a diplomatic note
requesting support for Dr. Raquel Fortun's candidacy for the
Committee Against Torture. Elections will be held in Geneva
in October 2007. A scanned copy of the diplomatic note and
supporting documents will be emailed and faxed to EAP/MTS and
will be pouched to EAP/MTS in pouch number 5863911.
KENNEY

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