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Cablegate: Points Delivered Re: Dprk Universal Periodic Review

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E.O. 12958: N/A
TAGS: PHUM AORC SOCI PO
SUBJECT: POINTS DELIVERED RE: DPRK UNIVERSAL PERIODIC REVIEW

REF: STATE 123209

Poleconoff delivered reftel points on December 3 to Joao
Terenas of the Portuguese Ministry of Foreign Affairs' Office
of Asia and Oceania Affairs who had no substantive reply.


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