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Cablegate: Mexico Requests Usg Support for Candidate Ambassador Jorge

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FM AMEMBASSY MEXICO
TO RUEHC/SECSTATE WASHDC 0526
INFO ALL US CONSULATES IN MEXICO COLLECTIVE
RUCNDT/USMISSION USUN NEW YORK 0011
RUEHUNV/USMISSION UNVIE VIENNA 0008

UNCLAS MEXICO 000606

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E.O. 12958: N/A
TAGS: PREL MX UN
SUBJECT: Mexico requests USG support for candidate Ambassador Jorge
Palacios Trevino to Inter-American Judicial Committee.

1. Mexico's Foreign Secretariat (SRE), per diplomatic note
000584 dated February 8, addressed to the Embassy advised us that
Mexico is seeking the support of the USG for the reelection of
Ambassador Jorge Palacios Trevino to the Inter-American Judicial
Committee (IJC) for the period 2011-2014. The elections are
scheduled to be held during the 40th session of the OAS General
Assembly, that will take place in Lima, July 6-8, 2010.

2. Action Request: Embassy requests Department guidance on
responding to Mexico's appeal for support.
PASCUAL

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