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Cablegate: Latvia Supports Goals for Afghanistan

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SUBJECT: LATVIA SUPPORTS GOALS FOR AFGHANISTAN

REF: SECSTATE 118297

Pol/Econ Off delivered reftel demarche to Judite Dobele, the head
the Latvian MFA's Asia, Africa and Oceania Division. Ms. Dobele
replied that Latvia fully agrees with the USG's goals in
Afghanistan and is providing assistance to achieve those goals. For
example, Latvia currently has 175 troops in Afghanistan and is
training its third OMLT team for deployment.

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