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Cablegate: No Substantive Response: Unga First Committee

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DE RUEHVB #0689 2761146
ZNR UUUUU ZZH
P 021146Z OCT 08
FM AMEMBASSY ZAGREB
TO RUEHC/SECSTATE WASHDC PRIORITY 8658
INFO RUCNDT/USMISSION USUN NEW YORK PRIORITY 0075

UNCLAS ZAGREB 000689

SIPDIS

E.O. 12958: N/A
TAGS: PARM PREL CDG UNGA HR
SUBJECT: NO SUBSTANTIVE RESPONSE: UNGA FIRST COMMITTEE
NONPROLIFERATION, ARMS LIMITATION AND DISARMAMENT AGREEMENTS

REF: STATE 101817

Poloff delivered reftel demarche, non-paper and draft
resolution on September 25 to Vesna Vukovic, head of the
MFA's UN office, and requested GOC support at the 63rd UNGA
session for a new resolution on compliance with
nonproliferation, arms limitations and disarmament
agreements. Poloff also provided a copy of non-paper and
resolution to the head of the MFA's International Security
Department, Sanja Bujas-Juraga. Both officials took demarche
under advisement, without making any immediate commitment,
saying they would share its contents within the Ministry of
Foreign Affairs and the Croatian diplomatic mission at the UN
in New York.
Bradtke

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