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Cablegate: Urgent Demarche On Uncitral: Pretoria

VZCZCXRO5265
RR RUEHDU RUEHJO
DE RUEHSA #4138 3401241
ZNR UUUUU ZZH
R 061241Z DEC 07 ZDK
FM AMEMBASSY PRETORIA
TO RUEHC/SECSTATE WASHDC 2898
INFO RUEHJO/AMCONSUL JOHANNESBURG 7775
RUEHTN/AMCONSUL CAPE TOWN 5126
RUEHDU/AMCONSUL DURBAN 9414
RUEHUNV/USMISSION UNVIE VIENNA 0245

UNCLAS PRETORIA 004138

SIPDIS

SIPDIS

USMISSION UNVIE FOR TIM SMITH

E.O. 12958: N/A
TAGS: AORC UNCITRAL SF
SUBJECT: URGENT DEMARCHE ON UNCITRAL: PRETORIA

REF: SECSTATE 163356

1. Econoff delivered reftel demarche to DFA Americas Desk
Officer Liezl Combrink and to DFA UN Desk on December 5. The
UN desk promised to provide feedback, but it is not likely to
occur before the December 7 meeting deadline. Post will
forward any information received in this regard.
BOST

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