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Cablegate: Costa Rican Foreign Minister Will Not Attend Unga

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R 221433Z SEP 09
FM AMEMBASSY SAN JOSE
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INFO RUCNDT/USMISSION USUN NEW YORK 0848

UNCLAS SAN JOSE 000803

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DEPT FOR WHA/CEN; EEB/TPP/ABT GARY CLEMENTS AND MIKE LURIE;
C FOR MARISA PLOWDEN

E.O. 12958: N/A
TAGS: EAID ETRD EAGR UNGA PREL
SUBJECT: COSTA RICAN FOREIGN MINISTER WILL NOT ATTEND UNGA
FOOD SECURITY EVENT

REF: STATE 93894

(U) Costa Rican Foreign Minister Bruno Stagno will not be
able to attend the UNGA Food Security event on September 26.
However, the MFA confirmed that Costa Rica's Ambassador and
Permanent Representative to the UN, Jorge Urbina, will attend
this event.
BRENNAN

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