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Cablegate: Luxembourg: Demarche Delivered On Irisl

VZCZCXRO0189
OO RUEHBC RUEHDE RUEHDIR RUEHKUK RUEHTRO
DE RUEHLE #0305 2991531
ZNR UUUUU ZZH
O 261531Z OCT 09
FM AMEMBASSY LUXEMBOURG
TO RUEHC/SECSTATE WASHDC IMMEDIATE 6781
INFO RUCNIRA/IRAN COLLECTIVE PRIORITY

UNCLAS LUXEMBOURG 000305

SIPDIS

DEPT FOR ISN/CPI KEVIN MCGEEHAN
EUR/WE VALERIE BELON
INR, T, NEA

E.O. 12958: N/A
TAGS: EFIN ETTC KNNP LU
SUBJECT: LUXEMBOURG: DEMARCHE DELIVERED ON IRISL

REF: SECSTATE 108151

1. (U) Charge d'affaires alerted Foreign Minister Asselborn
and Political Director Georges Frieden of the substance of
this demarche upon initial notification from British Embassy
DCM Amanda Ross and the Department on October 19. Addtional
background was then provided to working level contacts at the
Ministry of Foreign Affairs, Ministry of the Interior, and
security services. MFA Bureau Director Yuriko Backes reported
on October 26 that "the appropriate Luxembourg authorities
have been notified."

2. (U) Charge Biedlingmaier and DCM Ross plan to follow-up
with host-government POL-MIL contacts and will advise the
Department and HM's Treasury as additional
information/reaction is received.


BIEDLINGMAIER

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