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Cablegate: Cote D'ivoire: Unga Country Specific Human Rights

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PP RUEHMA RUEHPA
DE RUEHAB #0688 3201413
ZNR UUUUU ZZH
P 161413Z NOV 09
FM AMEMBASSY ABIDJAN
TO RUEHC/SECSTATE WASHDC PRIORITY 5531
INFO RUEHZK/ECOWAS COLLECTIVE PRIORITY
RUCNDT/USMISSION USUN NEW YORK PRIORITY 0278

UNCLAS ABIDJAN 000688

SIPDIS

DEPT FOR DRL/MLGA IO/RHS

E.O. 12958: N/A
TAGS: PREL PHUM UNGA IV
SUBJECT: COTE D'IVOIRE: UNGA COUNTRY SPECIFIC HUMAN RIGHTS
RESOLUTIONS

REF: STATE 116265

(C) Ambassador spoke with Ivoirian Permanent Representative
to the United Nations Alcide Dje Dje on reftel topics last
week. She emphasized that the no-action motions Iran and
Burma are likely to raise are a serious problem for the UN
General Assembly, and the U.S. strongly opposes such motions.
Ambassador Dje Dje told Ambassador on November 16 that Cote
d'Ivoire intends to abstain on the upcoming no-action motions.
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