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Cablegate: Nuclear Smuggling Outreach Initiative: Doe-Korea

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PP RUEHWEB

DE RUEHUL #3577 3540546
ZNR UUUUU ZZH
P 200546Z DEC 07
FM AMEMBASSY SEOUL
TO RUEHC/SECSTATE WASHDC PRIORITY 7804
INFO RUEHKV/AMEMBASSY KIEV PRIORITY
RUEHLO/AMEMBASSY LONDON PRIORITY 0968
RUEHOT/AMEMBASSY OTTAWA PRIORITY 2178
RUEHTC/AMEMBASSY THE HAGUE PRIORITY 0816
RHEBAAA/DEPT OF ENERGY WASHINGTON DC PRIORITY
RUEHUNV/USMISSION UNVIE VIENNA PRIORITY 0101
RHEHNSC/NSC WASHINGTON DC PRIORITY

UNCLAS SEOUL 003577

SIPDIS

SIPDIS

DEPARTMENT FOR ISN/CTR (INSLEY), EAP/K (HEIBER); DOE FOR
S-1 S-2 AND NA-1:TOBEY/AOKI/FREMONT

E.O. 12958: N/A
TAGS: KNNP PARM PREL ETTC KS UP
SUBJECT: NUCLEAR SMUGGLING OUTREACH INITIATIVE: DOE-KOREA
MOU SIGNED

REF: SECSTATE 165734

1. (U) Per reftel authorization, the Ambassador designated
Pol M/C Joseph Y. Yun to sign the "Memorandum of
Understanding between the Ministry of Foreign Affairs and
Trade of the Republic of Korea and the Department of Energy
of the United States of America for Cooperation on the Global
Threat Reduction Initiative." On December 14, Pol M/C and
Song Young-wan, Director General for International
Organizations signed the MOU at MOFAT.

2. (U) As requested, the original English version of the
signed MOU was sent by pouch to Kathryn Insley, ISN/CTR, Rm
3327, Main State. Scanned copies of the signed MOU were
emailed on December 14 to ISN/CTR and EAP/K.
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