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Cablegate: Lebanese Participation in the 2009 G-8 Bmena Forum

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P 211503Z OCT 09
FM AMEMBASSY BEIRUT
TO SECSTATE WASHDC PRIORITY 5926

UNCLAS BEIRUT 001155

SIPDIS

NEA/PI FOR CHARLES KIAMIE

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TAGS: OPDC PREL ECON KPAO KDEM KMPI LE
SUBJECT: LEBANESE PARTICIPATION IN THE 2009 G-8 BMENA FORUM
FOR THE FUTURE

REF: SECSTATE 108570

On October 21, poloff delivered the invitation detailed in
reftel to MFA Americas desk officer Reina Charbel. Charbel
indicated that acting MFA Director General William Habib
might represent Lebanon at the forum. We will follow up with
Charbel next week after Foreign Minister Fawzi Salloukh and
Habib return to Lebanon.
SISON

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