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Cablegate: Poland Will Support Prosper's Candidacy for Un Cerd

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PP RUEHAG RUEHAST RUEHDA RUEHDF RUEHFL RUEHIK RUEHKW RUEHLA RUEHLN
RUEHLZ RUEHPOD RUEHROV RUEHSR RUEHVK RUEHYG
DE RUEHWR #2339 3411413
ZNR UUUUU ZZH
P 071413Z DEC 07
FM AMEMBASSY WARSAW
TO RUEHC/SECSTATE WASHDC PRIORITY 5601
INFO RUEHZL/EUROPEAN POLITICAL COLLECTIVE PRIORITY
RUEHGV/USMISSION GENEVA PRIORITY 0859
RUCNDT/USMISSION USUN NEW YORK PRIORITY 1412

UNCLAS WARSAW 002339

SIPDIS

SIPDIS

STATE FOR IO/RHS

E.O. 12958: N/A
TAGS: PHUM PREL UNGA PL
SUBJECT: POLAND WILL SUPPORT PROSPER'S CANDIDACY FOR UN CERD

REF: SECSTATE 157656

PolOff delivered the dipnote and reftel points to Grzegorz
Kozuba of the MFA,s UN Department on December 7. Kozuba
noted that Poland also received the information from its UN
Mission in NY, and had made the decision to support the U.S.
candidate, Pierre-Richard Prosper, for the United Nations
Committee on the Elimination of Racial Discrimination. He
also stated that the MFA,s diplomatic note officially
confirming Poland,s support for Mr. Prosper will be sent to
Embassy Warsaw next week. Once received, Post will pouch the
original diplomatic note to Washington.
ASHE

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