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Cablegate: Hostage Taking Convention: U.S. Response To

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R 192035Z NOV 07
FM USMISSION USUN NEW YORK
TO SECSTATE WASHDC 3140

UNCLAS USUN NEW YORK 001043

SIPDIS

SIPDIS

E.O. 12958: N/A
TAGS: PGOV OPDC PREL PTER KTIA IR
SUBJECT: HOSTAGE TAKING CONVENTION: U.S. RESPONSE TO
IRANIAN DECLARATION

REF: 153827

As requested reftel, on November 16, USUN delivered the
diplomatic note (text reftel para 2) to the United Nations,
as depositary for the International Convention Against the
Taking of Hostages, setting forth the U.S. response to the
Iranian Declaration made on November 20, 2006.
Khalilzad

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