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Cablegate: Goi Approached On Opposing Unga Plenary

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ZNR UUUUU ZZH
O 071311Z DEC 07
FM AMEMBASSY NEW DELHI
TO RUEHC/SECSTATE WASHDC IMMEDIATE 9600
INFO RUCNCLS/ALL SOUTH AND CENTRAL ASIA COLLECTIVE
RUEHXK/ARAB ISRAELI COLLECTIVE
RUEHEE/ARAB LEAGUE COLLECTIVE
RUEHZJ/HUMAN RIGHTS COUNCIL COLLECTIVE
RUEHGG/UN SECURITY COUNCIL COLLECTIVE
RUEHTV/AMEMBASSY TEL AVIV 0620
RUEHUNV/USMISSION UNVIE VIENNA 1349
RUCNDT/USMISSION USUN NEW YORK 5760
RUEHGV/USMISSION GENEVA 7414

UNCLAS NEW DELHI 005237

SIPDIS

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STATE PASS TO COMMUNITY OF DEMOCRACIES COLLECTIVE
STATE PASS TO THE MIDDLE EAST PARTNERSHIP INITIATIVE COLLECTIVE

E.O. 12958: N/A
TAGS: PREL KPAL KWBG PHUM PREF UNGA IS IN
SUBJECT: GOI APPROACHED ON OPPOSING UNGA PLENARY
RESOLUTIONS WITH ANTI-ISRAELI BIAS

REF: A. STATE 164424

B. NEW DELHI 05099
C. USUN NEW YORK 01087
D. STATE 159386

1. (U) Poloff delivered ref A talking points to MEA
Director (United Nations Political) Aveg Agarwal on
December 7, reinforcing the USG desire that the GOI vote no
or at a minimum abstain in voting to continue the mandate
for the three UN Committees named in ref A. Agarwal
affirmed that he will consult within the Ministry and get
back to us. Post will continue to follow up.

MULFORD

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