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Cablegate: Partnering for Global Hunger and Food Security - Brunei's

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FM AMEMBASSY BANDAR SERI BEGAWAN
TO RUEHC/SECSTATE WASHDC 4685
RUCNASE/ASEAN MEMBER COLLECTIVE
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UNCLAS BANDAR SERI BEGAWAN 000257

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SUBJECT: PARTNERING FOR GLOBAL HUNGER AND FOOD SECURITY - BRUNEI'S
RESPONSE

REFTEL: STATE 107298

1. DCM and Economic Assistant delivered letter noted in para 7 of
reftel to Brunei's Ministry of Foreign Affairs and Trade (MFAT). On
October 28, 2009, MFAT sent Embassy a response from His Royal
Highness, Prince Mohamed Bolkiah, Brunei's Minister of Foreign
Affairs and Trade (MFAT). Complete text of the Foreign Minister's
response is provided.

Begin Text:

Thank you for your letter of October 20 and the proposal enclosed on
'Partnering For Food Security: Moving Forward'.

I congratulate you most warmly on the detailed and precise analysis
of current needs set out in the proposal and assure you of Brunei
Darussalam's support.

May I also thank you for the leadership you are personally offering
to this extremely important cause in the United Nations and
throughout the developing world.

End Text

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