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Cablegate: Nigeria: Demarche Delivered On 63rd Unga First

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PP RUEHMA RUEHPA
DE RUEHUJA #1920 2700841
ZNR UUUUU ZZH
P 260841Z SEP 08
FM AMEMBASSY ABUJA
TO RUEHC/SECSTATE WASHDC PRIORITY 4043
INFO RUEHZK/ECOWAS COLLECTIVE
RUEHOS/AMCONSUL LAGOS 9994
RHMFISS/HQ USAFRICOM STUTTGART GE
RHEBAAA/DEPT OF ENERGY WASHDC
RHEHNSC/NSC WASHINGTON DC
RUEAIIA/CIA WASHINGTON DC
RUEKDIA/DIA WASHDC
RHMFISS/HQ USEUCOM VAIHINGEN GE
RUZEJAA/JAC MOLESWORTH RAF MOLESWORTH UK

UNCLAS ABUJA 001920

SIPDIS

DEPT FOR AF/W, INR/AA
DEPT FOR VCI, ISN

E.O. 12958: N/A
TAGS: PGOV PARM PREL CDG UNGA NI
SUBJECT: NIGERIA: DEMARCHE DELIVERED ON 63RD UNGA FIRST
COMMITTEE RESOLUTION ON COMPLIANCE WITH NONPROLIFERATION,
ARMS LIMITATIONS, AND DISARMAMENT AGREEMENTS

REF: SECSTATE 101817

Post delivered reftel demarche to Maria Laose, Director of
the Nigerian Foreign Ministry's First United Nations
Division. A substantive response was requested, but is not
expected; Ms. Laose indicated only that the GON would study
the draft text in preparation for the introduction of the
resolution. Post will keep Department apprised of any
subsequent developments.
SANDERS

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