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Cablegate: Turkey On Uk Decision to Ban the Provision Of

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DE RUEHAK #1521 2941426
ZNR UUUUU ZZH
R 211426Z OCT 09
FM AMEMBASSY ANKARA
TO RUEHC/SECSTATE WASHDC 1028
INFO RUEATRS/TREASURY DEPT WASHDC

UNCLAS ANKARA 001521

SENSITIVE
SIPDIS

DEPARTMENT FOR ISN, T, INR, EUR, AND NEA

E.O. 12958: N/A
TAGS: KNNP EFIN ETTC
SUBJECT: TURKEY ON UK DECISION TO BAN THE PROVISION OF
INSURANCE TO IRISL

REF: SECSTATE 108151

1. On October 20, visiting Treasury Assistant Secretary for
Terrorism Financing David Cohen delivered reftel points to
Ministry of Foreign Affairs Under Secretary Feridun
Sinirlioglu. Sinirlioglu said Turkey does not want to see
any of its neighbors with nuclear weapons. Sinirlioglu said
he would give the information to appropriate officials in the
Turkish Government and ask them to share it promptly with
banking and insurance industry groups.

JEFFREY

"Visit Ankara's Classified Web Site at http://www.intelink.s
gov.gov/wiki/Portal:Turkey"

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