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Cablegate: Demarche Delivered: Condemning the Use of Rape As

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P 311533Z OCT 07
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TO RUEHC/SECSTATE WASHDC PRIORITY 1334
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UNCLAS ABUJA 002307

SIPDIS

SIPDIS

IO/RHS FOR LINDA LUM

E.O. 12958: N/A
TAGS: AORC UN PHUM KWMN SOCI NI
SUBJECT: DEMARCHE DELIVERED: CONDEMNING THE USE OF RAPE AS
AN INSTRUMENT OF STATE POLICY

REF: SECSTATE 135255

1. Post delivered reftel demarche. Nigerian Ministry of
Foreign Affairs Deputy Director for the Second United Nations
Department Ambassador M. K. Ibrahim said in a follow-up
telcon that Nigeria would be willing to co-sponsor the
resolution with the U.S.
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