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Cablegate: Demarche Delivered: Promotion of Standing

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FM AMEMBASSY MEXICO
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SIPDIS

SENSITIVE
SIPDIS

E.O. 12958: N/A
TAGS: PREF PREL PHUM ICRC
SUBJECT: DEMARCHE DELIVERED: PROMOTION OF STANDING
COMMITTEE CANDIDATE

REF: STATE 102873

Poloff delivered reftel demarche on August 14 to the Foreign
Secretariat's (SRE's) Deputy Director General for

SIPDIS
International Humanitarian Law Liliana Lopez Ortiz. Lopez
was aware of U.S. support for Steve Carr's membership on the
Standing Commission and asked if any other regional
candidates are running. She also requested Post send SRE
information in writing regarding Mr. Carr's background. Post
will follow up with any response SRE offers regarding its
support.


Visit Mexico City's Classified Web Site at
http://www.state.sgov.gov/p/wha/mexicocity and the North American
Partnership Blog at http://www.intelink.gov/communities/state/nap /
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