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05DJIBOUTI15 2005-01-04 12:37:00 CONFIDENTIAL Embassy Djibouti
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DEMARCHE DELIVERED: ARAB LEAGUE EXTRAORDINARY

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					C O N F I D E N T I A L DJIBOUTI 000015 

SIPDIS

E.O. 12958: DECL: 01/04/2014
TAGS: PREL AL IZ DJ
SUBJECT: DEMARCHE DELIVERED: ARAB LEAGUE EXTRAORDINARY
MEETING

REF: 2004 STATE 275109

Classified By: Ambassador Marguerita Ragsdale.
For reasons 1.4 (B) and (D)



1. (C) Acting Pol/Econ officer delivered the reftel demarche
to the Director of the Arab Department at the Ministry of
Foreign Affairs, Fairouz Ahmed Houssein. Houssein said that
the Minister of Cooperation in the Ministry of Foreign
Affairs, Mahamoud Ali Youssouf, will attend the January 9
Arab League meeting, which will focus on charter amendments.
Houssein said that officially Djibouti will adopt the same
position as the League, but she is unaware of any local
objection to the January 30 election date. Houssein noted her
belief that the Arab League will support the elections.
Pol/Econ officer left an unofficial French translation of the
talking points with Houssein.



2. (U) Baghdad minimize considered.
RAGSDALE