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Cablegate: Post Delivered Eid Al-Adha Message From President

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OO RUEHWEB

DE RUEHLM #1068 3290813
ZNR UUUUU ZZH
O 250813Z NOV 09
FM AMEMBASSY COLOMBO
TO SECSTATE WASHDC IMMEDIATE 0832

UNCLAS COLOMBO 001068

SIPDIS

DEPARTMENT FOR SCA/INSB
DEPARTMENT FOR S/ES-CR

E.O. 12958: N/A
TAGS: PGOV PREL MV
SUBJECT: POST DELIVERED EID AL-ADHA MESSAGE FROM PRESIDENT
OBAMA

REF: STATE 121080

1. (U) Post has faxed a copy of the Eid Al-Adha message from
President Obama (reftel) to the Maldivian High Commission in
Colombo and the Ministry of Foreign Affairs in Male'. Post
has also mailed a copy of the message to the Ministry of
Foreign Affairs in Male'.
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