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Cablegate: Community of Democracies: U.S. Priorities

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ZNR UUUUU ZZH
O 120838Z SEP 08
FM AMEMBASSY JAKARTA
TO RUEHC/SECSTATE WASHDC IMMEDIATE 0073
INFO RUCNDT/USMISSION USUN NEW YORK PRIORITY 0952
RUEHZS/ASSOCIATION OF SOUTHEAST ASIAN NATIONS
RUEHBY/AMEMBASSY CANBERRA 3024
RUEHWL/AMEMBASSY WELLINGTON 3061
RUEHKO/AMEMBASSY TOKYO 2485
RUEHUL/AMEMBASSY SEOUL 4898
RUEHBJ/AMEMBASSY BEIJING 5383
RUEHNE/AMEMBASSY NEW DELHI 2223
RUEHKA/AMEMBASSY DHAKA 1258
RUEHLM/AMEMBASSY COLOMBO 1288
RUEHPB/AMEMBASSY PORT MORESBY 3980
RHHJJPI/USPACOM HONOLULU HI
RHEHNSC/NSC WASHDC
RUEAIIA/CIA WASHDC
RHEFDIA/DIA WASHINGTON DC

UNCLAS JAKARTA 001738

SIPDIS

DEPT FOR EAP, G (FERRAO), DRL, IO, EAP/MTS, EAP/MLS,
DRL/MLGA (JORDAN)

E.O. 12958: N/A
TAGS: PREL KDEM PHUM UNGA ID
SUBJECT: COMMUNITY OF DEMOCRACIES: U.S. PRIORITIES

REF: SECSTATE 97313

1. (U) On September 13, Dep/Pol/C discussed U.S. priorities
for the upcoming meeting of the Community of Democracies with
Cicilia Rusdiharini, Deputy Director for North American
Affairs at the Department of Foreign Relations. Dep/Pol/C
emphasized that the United States took the CD dialogue
seriously and urged that DEPLU consider U.S. positions
carefully. Dep/Pol/C left a lightly edited version of reftel
discussion as a nonpaper.

2. (U) Rusdiharini welcomed the U.S. points and said that
she would convey the U.S. positions to the offices that would
represent Indonesia in the September 26 meeting on the
margins of the United Nations General Assembly.

HUME

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