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Cablegate: Burundi to Transmit "Rape As an Instrument Of

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P 051226Z OCT 07
FM AMEMBASSY BUJUMBURA
TO RUEHC/SECSTATE WASHDC PRIORITY 0632
INFO RUCNDT/USMISSION USUN NEW YORK PRIORITY 0014

UNCLAS BUJUMBURA 000712

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DEPT FOR IO/RHS LINDA LUM

E.O. 12958: N/A
TAGS: AORC UN PHUM KWMN SOCI BY
SUBJECT: BURUNDI TO TRANSMIT "RAPE AS AN INSTRUMENT OF
STATE POLICY" DEMARCHE TO ITS UN REPRESENTATIVE

REF: STATE 135255

1. Poloff delivered reftel demarche to Ambassador Egide
Ndikuriyo on October 5. Ndukuriyo agreed in principle to the
subject of the demarche, promised to review the text, and
subsuquently transmit our request for support to Burundi's UN
Representative in New York.
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