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Cablegate: Rhythm Road - Vientiane Interest

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R 240049Z AUG 07
FM AMEMBASSY VIENTIANE
TO SECSTATE WASHDC 1481

UNCLAS VIENTIANE 000676

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STATE FOR EAP/PD LES HIGH
STATE FOR ECA/PE/C/CU J STAGGS AND COLOMBIA BARROSSE

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TAGS: KPAO OEXC SCUL LA
SUBJECT: RHYTHM ROAD - VIENTIANE INTEREST

REF: STATE 111719

1. U.S. Embassy Vientiane is interested in hosting the Rhythm Road
American Music Abroad tour by the urban music group Dana Leong Band.
Post control officer is PAO Amy Archibald, at
archibaldae@state.gov, 856-21-7214. Assisting FSN is Cultural
Affairs Specialist ChanthanomeSydavanh, at Chanthanomesx@state.gov
or 856-21-7047.

2. Post cannot host the group before December 3, due to the workload
of the annual That Luang Festival on and around November 23. Our
preferred dates are December 13-15, or December 18-20, although we
have some flexibility in mid-December.

HUSO

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