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Cablegate: Swedes Will Support U.S. Candidacy for The

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DE RUEHSM #0724 3221225
ZNR UUUUU ZZH
P 181225Z NOV 09
FM AMEMBASSY STOCKHOLM
TO RUEHC/SECSTATE WASHDC PRIORITY 4916
INFO RUEHZL/EUROPEAN POLITICAL COLLECTIVE PRIORITY
RUEHLO/AMEMBASSY LONDON PRIORITY 0517

UNCLAS STOCKHOLM 000724

SIPDIS

STATE FOR IO/GS (TAJOHNSON), COMDT COGUARD (CG-52) AND
INTERNATIONAL AFFAIRS, EMBASSY LONDON (EST OFFICER
JWITTLESEY)

E.O. 12958: N/A
TAGS: AORC EWWT PHSA UK SW
SUBJECT: SWEDES WILL SUPPORT U.S. CANDIDACY FOR THE
INTERNATIONAL MARITIME ORGANIZATION COUNCIL

REF: A. STATE 98012
B. STATE 117702

On November 16, Post delivered the Diplomatic Note and
Aide-Memoire regarding Swedish support for the U.S. candidacy
and re-election to the International Maritime Organization
(IMO) Council in Category A to Maria Gelin, Senior Advisor,
the Swedish Ministry of Enterprise, Energy and
Communications. Gelin thanked post and stated that Sweden
will support the U.S. candidacy for the International
Maritime Organization Council.
BARZUN

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