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Cablegate: Kazakhstan - Demarche Delivered On Preventing

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DE RUEHTA #1649 2471118
ZNR UUUUU ZZH
R 031118Z SEP 08
FM AMEMBASSY ASTANA
TO SECSTATE WASHDC 3171

UNCLAS ASTANA 001649

SENSITIVE
SIPDIS

DEPT FOR ISN/RA: RISA MONGIELLO

E.O. 12958: N/A
TAGS: KNNP IR MNUC KZ PREL
SUBJECT: KAZAKHSTAN - DEMARCHE DELIVERED ON PREVENTING
IRANIAN ACQUISITION OF NEW SUPPLIES OF URANIUM

REF: STATE 91530

1. (SBU) We delivered reftel points and non-paper on
preventing Iran's acquisition of new supplies of uranium on
September 2 to Sergey Savelyev, Deputy Director of the MFA's
Department of Multilateral Cooperation. Savelyev expressed
the Government of Kazakhstan's continuing support for strong
non-proliferation efforts towards Tehran. He promised to
pass our non-paper to the Ministry of Energy and Mineral
Resources (MEMR), which he said has the lead on this issue.
Savelyev said he would report back to us any comments from
MEMR.
ORDWAY

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