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Cablegate: International Maritime Organization - Demarche

VZCZCXYZ0004
RR RUEHWEB

DE RUEHAD #1809 3040907
ZNR UUUUU ZZH
R 310907Z OCT 07
FM AMEMBASSY ABU DHABI
TO RUEHC/SECSTATE WASHDC 9952
INFO RUEHLO/AMEMBASSY LONDON 1227
RHMFIUU/COMDT COGARD WASHINGTON DC

UNCLAS ABU DHABI 001809

SIPDIS

SIPDIS

DEPARTMENT FOR IO/T - LUFTIG, NEA/ARP
LONDON FOR EST - WHITTLESEY
USCG FOR CG-52 AND INTERNATIONAL AFFAIRS

E.O. 12958: N/A
TAGS: AORC EWWT PHSA UK AE
SUBJECT: INTERNATIONAL MARITIME ORGANIZATION - DEMARCHE
DELIVERED TO UAE

REF: SECSTATE 148540

Econchief met with UAE MFA International Organizations
Director Yacoub Al-Hosani on October 28. Econchief informed
Al-Hosani of the U.S. candidacy for re-election to the IMO
Council in "Category A" and sought support for the U.S
candidacy. Econchief also left information as an aide
memoire for Al-Hosani. Al-Hosani took the information on
board, but did not make any specific commitments.
SISON

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