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Cablegate: Demarche Delivered: Child Labor Lists & Report

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PP RUEHDBU RUEHHM RUEHJO RUEHLN RUEHPOD RUEHSK RUEHVK RUEHYG
DE RUEHMO #2345 2570725
ZNR UUUUU ZZH
P 140725Z SEP 09
FM AMEMBASSY MOSCOW
TO RUEHC/SECSTATE WASHDC PRIORITY 4784
INFO RUCNCIS/CIS COLLECTIVE PRIORITY
RUEHXI/LABOR COLLECTIVE PRIORITY
RUEHXD/MOSCOW POLITICAL COLLECTIVE PRIORITY
RHEHNSC/NSC WASHDC PRIORITY

UNCLAS MOSCOW 002345

SIPDIS

STATE FOR EUR/RUS, DRL
NSC FOR ELLISON
DOL FOR BRUMFIELD

E.O. 12958: N/A
TAGS: EIND ELAB ETRD PHUM RS SOCI
SUBJECT: DEMARCHE DELIVERED: CHILD LABOR LISTS & REPORT
RELEASED

REF: SECSTATE 92560

1. (U) Per reftel, on September 9 Post delivered a demarche
to Nikolai Smirnov of the Ministry of Foreign Affairs' North
America Department on the release of the Department of
Labor's list of goods from countries that the Bureau of
International Labor Affairs has reason to believe are
produced by forced labor or child labor in violation of
international standards; the proposed update to the 2001 list
of products that might have been mined, produced, or
manufactured by forced or indentured child labor; and the
2008 Findings on the Worst Forms of Child Labor. Post did
not receive a response.
Beyrle

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