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Cablegate: Liechtenstein Response to Demarche Regarding Unga

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OO RUEHWEB

DE RUEHSW #0599 3291623
ZNR UUUUU ZZH
O 241623Z NOV 08
FM AMEMBASSY BERN
TO RUEHC/SECSTATE WASHDC IMMEDIATE 5472
INFO RUCNDT/USMISSION USUN NEW YORK PRIORITY 0221

UNCLAS BERN 000599

SENSITIVE
SIPDIS

DEPT FOR IO/UNP (A.MORRISON), NEA, AND EUR/CE
(Y.SAINT-ANDRE)

E.O. 12958: N/A
TAGS: PREL UNGA IS
SUBJECT: LIECHTENSTEIN RESPONSE TO DEMARCHE REGARDING UNGA
RESOLUTIONS WITH ANTI-ISRAEL BIAS

REF: SECSTATE 123081

1. (SBU) Poloff delivered the message in reftel to Doris
Frick, DCM of the Liechtenstein Embassy in Bern on November
24. Frick noted that Liechtenstein consistently has voted in
line with EU consensus on such UN resolutions. She could
make no commitments regarding how Liechtenstein will vote at
the UNGA this year, but undertook to convey our message to
appropriate GOL colleagues in Vaduz.
CONEWAY

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