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Cablegate: Tunisian Participation at the 2009 Bmena G-8 Forum

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DE RUEHTU #0782 2941634
ZNR UUUUU ZZH
P 211634Z OCT 09
FM AMEMBASSY TUNIS
TO RUEHC/SECSTATE WASHDC PRIORITY 6902
INFO RUCNMGH/MAGHREB COLLECTIVE

UNCLAS TUNIS 000782

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E.O. 12958: N/A
TAGS: OPDC PREL ECON KPAO KDEM KMPI TS MO
SUBJECT: TUNISIAN PARTICIPATION AT THE 2009 BMENA G-8 FORUM
FOR THE FUTURE

REF: A. STATE 108570
B. STATE 101506

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1. (SBU) The Embassy urged high level Tunisian diplomatic
representation at the November Marrakech Forum for the Future
(FfF) event in diplomatic notes conveyed to the Tunisian
Ministry of Foreign Affairs first on August 19, and again on
October 2.

2. (SBU) During an October 13 meeting with the Ambassador,
Saida Chtoui, Secretary of State for Asia and the Americas
(one of two deputies to Foreign Minister Abdallah) said that
she would lead Tunisia's delegation to the FfF.

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