Search

 

Cablegate: 63rd Un General Assembly: Mexican High-Level

VZCZCXYZ0000
RR RUEHWEB

DE RUEHME #2427/01 2192351
ZNR UUUUU ZZH
R 062351Z AUG 08
FM AMEMBASSY MEXICO
TO RUCNDT/USMISSION USUN NEW YORK 0236
RUEHC/SECSTATE WASHDC 2876

UNCLAS MEXICO 002427

SENSITIVE
SIPDIS

IO/UNP (SUN); USUN (TBD); NSC (MCDONALD); P (REINEMEYER);
WHA/PPC (BERG)

E.O. 12958: N/A
TAGS: PREL OTRA OVIP KSEP UNGA MX
SUBJECT: 63RD UN GENERAL ASSEMBLY: MEXICAN HIGH-LEVEL
ATTENDANCE

REF: STATE 72078

A. Attendance of the Head of State (If no plans to attend
UNGA, so state.)

-- Name and title: Felipe Calderon Hinojosa, President

-- Arrival and departure dates to and from New York and
other U.S. locations, and whether the Head of State will
be present for the General Debate:

Arrive 9/23; Depart 9/26.

-- Whether spouse of the Head of State (if any) will
travel to New York. If so, please provide the spouse's
name:

Yes, Margarita Zavala

-- Whether interpretation would be required in a bilateral
or multilateral meeting. If so, please specify what
language:

NO

B. Attendance of the Head of Government. (If no plans to
attend UNGA, so state.)

-- Name and title. N/A

-- Arrival and departure dates to and from New York and
other U.S. locations, and whether the head of government
will be present for the General Debate.

-- Whether the spouse of the Head of Government (if any)
will travel to New York. If so, please provide the
spouse's name.

-- Whether interpretation would be required in a bilateral
or multilateral meeting. If so, please specify what
language.

C. Attendance of the Foreign Minister. (If no plans to
attend UNGA, so state.)

-- Name and title:

Patricia Espinosa Cantellano, Foreign Minister.

-- Arrival and departure dates to and from New York and
other U.S. locations, and whether the Foreign Minister
will be present for the General Debate:

Arrive 9/23; Depart 9/26.

-- Whether the spouse of the Foreign Minister (if any)
will travel to New York. If so, please provide the
spouse's name:

Not known.

-- Whether interpretation would be required in bilateral
or multilateral meetings. If so, please specify what
language:

NO.

D. Attendance of other VIPs. (If no plans to attend UNGA,
so state.)

-- Name and title: Not known at this time.

-- Arrival and departure dates to and from New York and
whether the VIP will be present for the General Debate.

-- Whether the spouse of the VIP (if any) will travel to
New York. If so, please provide the spouse's name.

-- Whether interpretation would be required in bilateral
or multilateral meetings. If so, please specify what
language.

E. Attendance of the Foreign Ministry official responsible
for IO affairs. (If no plans to attend UNGA, so state.)

-- Name and title: Juan Manuel Gomez Robledo Verduzco, Under
Secretary for Multilateral Affairs and Human Rights

-- Arrival and departure dates in New York: Not known at
this time.

-- Whether the spouse of the Foreign Ministry official (if
any) will travel to New York. If so, please provide the
spouse's name: Not known.

-- Whether interpretation would be required in bilateral
or multilateral meetings. If so, please specify what
language: NO.

Visit Mexico City's Classified Web Site at
http://www.state.sgov.gov/p/wha/mexicocity and the North American
Partnership Blog at http://www.intelink.gov/communities/state/nap /
BASSETT

© Scoop Media

 
 
 
World Headlines

 


UN News: Monkeypox Outbreak Can Still Be Contained, Insists UN Health Agency
The monkeypox outbreak that has been reported in 16 countries and several regions of the world can still be contained and the overall risk of transmission is low, the UN health agency said on Tuesday...
More>>


UN: “COVID-19 Is Not Over”, Tedros Warns World Health Assembly
The head of the World Health Organization (WHO) told global health Ministers on Sunday that although reported COVID-19 cases and deaths have declined significantly, it is not time to lower the guard... More>>



UN: Bachelet Calls On Mexico To Step Up Efforts As Tragic Milestone Reached Of More Than 100,000 Disappearances

UN High Commissioner for Human Rights Michelle Bachelet on Tuesday called on the Mexican authorities to step up efforts to ensure truth and justice for victims of disappearances, who now number more than 100,000, according to official data... More>>


Access Now: Elon Musk’s Twitter Buyout Must Not Come At The Expense Of Human Rights

Following today’s announcement that Elon Musk will acquire complete ownership of Twitter in a cash sale of around 44 billion USD, pending shareholder approval, Access Now urges Twitter’s Board, employees, and shareholders... More>>



UN: Biodiversity And Ecosystem Protection Highlighted On Mother Earth Day

Marking International Mother Earth Day, UN General Assembly President Abdulla Shahid urged on Friday, for collective action to safeguard biodiversity and protect ecosystems... More>>

Ukraine: Hundreds More Reach Safety After Fleeing Besieged Mariupol
In Ukraine, humanitarians said on Wednesday that hundreds of people have managed to reach safety after fleeing Mariupol, where there’s also been condemnation for the killing of Lithuanian filmmaker Mantas Kvedaravicius... More>>