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Cablegate: Demarche Delivered: Oas Indigenous Rights

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PP RUEHWEB

DE RUEHSJ #1928 3041435
ZNR UUUUU ZZH
P 311435Z OCT 07
FM AMEMBASSY SAN JOSE
TO RUEHC/SECSTATE WASHDC PRIORITY 9129
INFO RUEHZA/WHA CENTRAL AMERICAN COLLECTIVE PRIORITY

UNCLAS SAN JOSE 001928

SIPDIS

SIPDIS

DEPT FOR WHA/CEN AND WHA/USOAS SHANKINS

E.O. 12958: N/A
TAGS: PREL CS
SUBJECT: DEMARCHE DELIVERED: OAS INDIGENOUS RIGHTS
DECLARATION

REF: STATE 145292

1. On Oct. 26 PolOff met with Viviana Tinoco, Director of the
Human Rights Section of the Multilateral Policy Department of
the MFA to deliver reftel demarche. Tinoco told us the MFA
was closely tracking the lengthy negotiations on the
Declaration on the Rights of Indigenous People and indicated
that the GOCR would consider supporting the U.S.-proposed
Year of Action plan.
LANGDALE

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