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Cablegate: Spain Supports Objectives of Bmena Forum for The

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SUBJECT: SPAIN SUPPORTS OBJECTIVES OF BMENA FORUM FOR THE
FUTURE CONFERENCE IN NOVEMBER

REF: STATE 82753

Per reftel demarche, details on the BMENA Forum for the
Future in Marrakesh were conveyed to Spanish MFA Deputy
Director General for North Africa Manuel Gomez-Acebo, along
with a copy of the information note supplied to the USG by
the Kingdom of Morocco. Gomez-Acebo said that Spain
concurred with our views on the importance of the summit and
supported its objectives. Foreign Minister Moratinos hopes
to attend if his schedule permits.
DUNCAN

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