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Cablegate: Chile: Women's Leaders' Working Group 2008 Meeting

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PP RUEHWEB

DE RUEHSG #0683 2051929
ZNR UUUUU ZZH
P 231929Z JUL 08
FM AMEMBASSY SANTIAGO
TO RUEHC/SECSTATE WASHDC PRIORITY 3521
INFO RUCNDT/USMISSION USUN NEW YORK PRIORITY 0388

UNCLAS SANTIAGO 000683

SIPDIS

E.O. 12958: N/A
TAGS: KPAO KWMN PHUM UNGA CI
SUBJECT: CHILE: WOMEN'S LEADERS' WORKING GROUP 2008 MEETING

REF: A. SECSTATE 72172
B. SANTIAGO 578

E/POL Counselor discussed ref A request with MFA officials
who confirmed that President Bachelet's UNGA schedule is
still influx and that her participation in the Secretary's
Women's Leaders' Working Group Meeting remains under
consideration.
SIMONS

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