Search

 

Cablegate: Macedonia: Post Supports 1206 Proposal For

VZCZCXYZ0009
PP RUEHWEB

DE RUEHSQ #0008 0061402
ZNR UUUUU ZZH
P 061402Z JAN 10
FM AMEMBASSY SKOPJE
TO RUEHC/SECSTATE WASHDC PRIORITY 8802
INFO RHMFISS/HQ USEUCOM VAIHINGEN GE
RUEKJCS/JOINT STAFF WASHINGTON DC
RUEHNO/USMISSION USNATO 3778
RUEAIIA/CIA WASHINGTON DC
RUEKJCS/SECDEF WASHINGTON DC
RUEKDIA/DIA WASHINGTON DC

UNCLAS SKOPJE 000008

SIPDIS

EUR/SCE

E.O. 12958: N/A
TAGS: MASS MARR MCAP MOPS NATO MK
SUBJECT: MACEDONIA: POST SUPPORTS 1206 PROPOSAL FOR
EMBEDDED OPERATIONAL MENTOR AND LIASON TEAM (OMLT)
EQUIPMENT SET

1. The Ambassador supports ODC Macedonia's 1206 request
proposal for FY10 - "Embedded Operational Mentor and Liaison
Team (OMLT) Equipment Set8 for use by units deploying to the
International Security Assistance Force (ISAF) mission in
Afghanistan. The equipment in the proposal will be used by
Macedonian forces for their Embedded OMLTs, which are one of
the most important contributions that an ISAF particpant
state can make to the development of self-sustaining Afghan
National Security Forces. Macedonia currently has 163
soldiers serving in ISAF and, no later than 1 April 2010,
will deploy an additional 79 soldiers as part of a Secretary
of Defense approved co-deployment with elements of the
Vermont National Guard.

2. The unit deploying has been Leahy vetted and post is not
aware of any credible evidence of gross violations of human
rights by the units who are proposed to receive assistance.
3. The POC for this project is ODC Chief MAJ XXXXXXXXXXXX
NAVRATIL

© Scoop Media

 
 
 
World Headlines

 


Palestinian Ministry of Health: Developments In The Health Situation During The Israeli Aggression On The Cities & Governorates Of The Gaza Strip
For the second day in a row, the Israeli aggression against the Gaza Strip continues by targeting overcrowded residential areas and neighborhoods, as the death toll rose to 13 citizens, including a 5-year-old girl and a 23-year-old woman... More>>


UN: Horn Of Africa Faces Most ‘Catastrophic’ Food Insecurity In Decades, Warns WHO

The World Health Organization (WHO) warned on Tuesday that the Greater Horn of Africa is experiencing one of the worst famines of the last 70 years... More>>

FAO: Warns 90 Per Cent Of Earth’s Topsoil At Risk By 2050
A full 90 per cent of the Earth’s precious topsoil is likely to be at risk by 2050, according to the UN Food and Agriculture Organization, FAO...
More>>


Somalia: ‘We Cannot Wait For Famine To Be Declared; We Must Act Now’
Rising acute food insecurity in Somalia has caused more than 900,000 people to flee their homes in search of humanitarian assistance since January last year, the Food and Agriculture Organization (FAO) has warned... More>>

UN: American West Faces Water And Power Shortages Due To Climate Crisis
Two of the largest reservoirs in the United States are at dangerously low levels due to the climate crisis and overconsumption of water, which could affect water and electricity supply for millions in six western states and Mexico, the UN Environment Programme (UNEP) warned on Tuesday... More>>



Singapore: UN Experts Call For Immediate Moratorium On Executions For Drug Offences

UN experts* today condemned the execution of Nazeri Bin Lajim, a 64-year-old Malay Singaporean national convicted of drug offenses and urged the Government of Singapore to halt plans to execute individuals on death row for drug related charges... More>>