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Cablegate: Unga -- Indonesian High-Level Participation

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OO RUEHCHI RUEHCN RUEHDT RUEHHM
DE RUEHJA #1721 2550558
ZNR UUUUU ZZH
O 110558Z SEP 08
FM AMEMBASSY JAKARTA
TO RUEHC/SECSTATE WASHDC IMMEDIATE 0053
INFO RUCNDT/USMISSION USUN NEW YORK PRIORITY 0951
RUEHZS/ASSOCIATION OF SOUTHEAST ASIAN NATIONS
RUEHBY/AMEMBASSY CANBERRA 3016
RUEHKO/AMEMBASSY TOKYO 2477
RUEHBJ/AMEMBASSY BEIJING 5377
RUEHNE/AMEMBASSY NEW DELHI 2217
RHEHNSC/NSC WASHDC
RUEAIIA/CIA WASHDC
RHEFDIA/DIA WASHINGTON DC
RHHJJPI/USPACOM HONOLULU HI

UNCLAS JAKARTA 001721

SENSITIVE
SIPDIS

DEPT FOR S, P (REINMEYER), EAP, IO, EAP/MTS, EAP/MLS,
EAP/RSP (TIKVART), IO/UNP (SUN)
NSC (PHU AND MCDONALD)

E.O. 12958: N/A
TAGS: PREL OVIP UNGA ID
SUBJECT: UNGA -- INDONESIAN HIGH-LEVEL PARTICIPATION

REF: A. JAKARTA 1604
B. JAKARTA 1467
C. STATE 72078

1. (U) This message is Sensitive But Unclassified--Please
handle accordingly.

2. (SBU) SUMMARY: Indonesia provided to Mission on
September 10 a complete list of its delegation attending the
upcoming United Nations General Assembly. The delegation
will be led by Foreign Minister Wirajuda, as noted to
Department earlier. Senior members of the delegation are
listed in para 4 below. The complete list--which contains
roughly 30 names--is being forwarded separately to the
Department. END SUMMARY.

3. (SBU) In response to Department's request, Ref A reported
on the planned participation of Minister of Foreign Affairs
Hassan Wirajuda and stated that President Bambang Susilo
Yudhoyono did not plan to attend the UNGA. That information
remains unchanged.

4. (SBU) Mission received late on September 10 a list from
the Indonesian Department of Foreign Affairs of the members
of the delegation accompanying FM Wirajuda. The complete
list is being sent to EAP/MTS by email.

5. (SBU) According to the list, senior members of the
delegation are:

HE Ambassador Imron Cotan
Secretary General
Department of Foreign Affairs

HE Ambassador Rezlan Ishar Jenie
Director General for Multilateral Affairs
Department of Foreign Affairs

Mr. Eddy Pratomo
Director General for International Law and Treaties
Department of Foreign Affairs

Mr. Dian Triansjah Djani
Director General for ASEAN Cooperation
Department of Foreign Affairs

Mrs. Artauli Ratna Menara Panggabean Tobing
Head of Policy Analysis and Development Agency
Department of Foreign Affairs

6. (SBU) Attendance of the foreign ministry official
responsible for IO Affairs:

The participation of Ambassador Rezlan Ishar Jenie, Director
General for Multilateral Affairs, Department of Foreign
Affairs, (as listed above) is confirmed.


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