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Cablegate: Demarche Delivered: U.S. Candidate for Un

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Poloff delivered reftel demarches to Seif Kandeel in the Foreign Minister's Cabinet. Poloff provided Ms. Lucretia Myer's biographic information and emphasized that Ms. Myer's distinguished and extensive service made her an excellent candidate. Kandeel was unaware if Egypt had decided which candidates to support, but would pass the information on to the relevant decision makers. Tueller

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