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Cablegate: Global Initiative to Combat Nuclear Terrorism:

VZCZCXYZ0009
OO RUEHWEB

DE RUEHSW #0526 2841440
ZNR UUUUU ZZH
O 101440Z OCT 08 ZDK
FM AMEMBASSY BERN
TO SECSTATE WASHDC IMMEDIATE 5378

UNCLAS BERN 000526

SIPDIS

DEPT FOR ISN/WMDT (B.LEWIS), EUR/PRA, AND EUR/CE
(Y.SAINT-ANDRE)

E.O. 12958: N/A
TAGS: PARM PTER MNUC KGIC SZ
SUBJECT: GLOBAL INITIATIVE TO COMBAT NUCLEAR TERRORISM:
EXERCISE PLANNING GROUP (EPG) MEETING "SAVE THE DATE"
MESSAGE

REF: STATE 101862

Poloff delivered the message in reftel on October 8 to
Andreas Friedrich, Head of the Arms Control and Disarmament
Section of the Department of Foreign Affairs (DFA) and Swiss
POC for Global Initiative issues. Friedrich subsequently
confirmed that he conveyed the message to appropriate Swiss
experts; he has not yet determined whether Swiss experts will
participate in the November EPG in Washington. Post will
follow up with Friedrich in due course regarding possible
Swiss participation.
CONEWAY

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