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Cablegate: Romania On Un General Assembly Resolution

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OO RUEHWEB

DE RUEHBM #1275 3171508
ZNR UUUUU ZZH
O 131508Z NOV 07
FM AMEMBASSY BUCHAREST
TO RUEHC/SECSTATE WASHDC IMMEDIATE 7602
INFO RUCNDT/USMISSION USUN NEW YORK IMMEDIATE 0152
RUEHGV/USMISSION GENEVA IMMEDIATE 0392

UNCLAS BUCHAREST 001275

SIPDIS

SENSITIVE
SIPDIS

STATE FOR EUR/NCE A. JENSEN AND IO LUM/OSTERMEIER

E.O. 12958: N/A
TAGS: AORC KWMN SOCI UNGA
SUBJECT: ROMANIA ON UN GENERAL ASSEMBLY RESOLUTION
CONDEMNING RAPE

REF: A. STATE 155063

B. BUCHAREST 1209
C. BUCHAREST 1134

(SBU) POST's responses reported refs B and C, already
addressed issues raised in ref a demarche request. Romania
is a sponsor. Romania supports the USG position against
amendments and other attempts to dilute the importance of
signifying the specific condemnation of rape as a state
instrument of terror. Romania will, however, not break ranks
with the EU consensus on this issue.
TAUBMAN

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