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Cablegate: Demarche to Drc On Rental Arrears for Un Mission

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PP RUEHWEB

DE RUEHKI #0758 2300842
ZNR UUUUU ZZH
P 180842Z AUG 09
FM AMEMBASSY KINSHASA
TO RUEHC/SECSTATE WASHDC PRIORITY 9983
INFO RUCNDT/USMISSION USUN NEW YORK 0760

UNCLAS KINSHASA 000758

SIPDIS

E.O. 12958: N/A
TAGS: PREL PGOV OFDP CG
SUBJECT: DEMARCHE TO DRC ON RENTAL ARREARS FOR UN MISSION

REF: STATE 83255

1. Poloff delivered reftel demarche August 13 to Banza Ngoy
Katumbwe, Head of the MFA's International Organizations Directorate.
Ngoy said the Foreign Ministry will send a formal request for these
funds to the Finance Ministry. He added that, ideally, a member of
the GDRC's delegation to UNGA could ensure that payment for the
arrears was made. Ngoy agreed that it was in the GDRC's interest to
settle the debt as soon as possible.

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